Member Profile: Burning Kiln Winery
Rooted in the agricultural significance of tobacco and Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada, Burning Kiln offers a vision of this VQA region’s bright future. The picturesque winery is a repurposed tobacco pack barn overlooking Long Point’s UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. Enjoy award-winning wines paired with outstanding local fare by Canned Heat’s patio restaurant. Known for hosting a variety of events, visitors can often enjoy live music, concerts, local makers, special events, and is also available for private functions such as weddings. Burning Kiln offers a wide range of tasting and tour experiences, as well as accommodations through their recently restored historical farmhouse. Try their award-winning “Kiln Dried” wines produced in the appassimento style through the reinvention and use of the former tobacco drying kilns located on the property. The ground-breaking method earned Burning Kiln an Agri-Innovation award from the Province of Ontario.