The Grape Escape Package is always a guest favourite with a 1 night stay, fabulous tour of 4 local wineries and a cheese making facility courtesy of Crush on Niagara Wine Tours, and Breakfast for two in Bogey’s Grillhouse the following morning. Your experience begins with complimentary pick up at the Inn by your onboard Sommelier from Crush on Niagara. You’ll enjoy all the behind the scenes Crush exclusive experiences and receive the Sommelier’s wine and food pairing information. You will be taking part in their special “The Nose Knows” tours of The Niagara Bench. Wineries are booked based on availability and may be subject to change.
12:45 - 1:00 pm – Departure from Casablanca Winery Inn
1:15 pm – Kacaba (Caw-Sah-Bah)
Kacaba vineyards is located on prime grape growing acreage on the Niagara Escarpment Bench in Vineland, Ontario. If you follow the Wine Route into Vineland, the gate is flanked by Niagara ledge rock and leads up a curved driveway lined with Sugar Maples.* Here partake in a behind the scenes walk through production and sip on award winning wines. *Crush exclusive.
2:00 pm – Di Profio Wines
Welcome to this newest addition to Jordan Station. Di Profio wines is the newest micro winery near the Niagara Bench area. It has taken three generations for the Di Profio family to progress from the vineyard of Italy to the vineyards of the Niagara Peninsula. Here sip on limited production wines.
2:45 pm – Upper Canada Cheese
Savour a sampling and talk about what happens to milk from the herd of Niagara’s “Guernsey” cows.
3:30 pm – Flat Rock Cellars
Arrive at 3:30 p.m. to this environmentally sustainable, modern gravity flow winery. *Here learn about the wine making process in this astounding, green geo thermal facility. *Crush exclusive.
Sip Ross Wise’s award winning “Twisted” wines .
4:30 pm – Vineland Estates Winery
Arrive to this historic, pioneering winery. Here, the essence of the Niagara escarpment can be both seen—in the unforgettable landscape of undulating vineyards looking over Lake Ontario—and tasted, in the wines that are a reflection of this unique growing area. *Sip on award winning wines with your own Vineland host. *Crush exclusive. Afterwards take time to browse the retail shop that sells everything from candles to stemware.
5:30 pm – Arrival back at Casablanca Winery Inn
Upon your return from the tour, you’ll have a chance to relax and unwind in our heated indoor pool and Jacuzzi or lounge in your beautifully decorated guest suite.
When hunger arises, join us for dinner at either Panorama – our fine dining restaurant on the 8th floor of the Inn or at Bogey’s Grillhouse – our casual dining restaurant on the ground floor of the Inn.
Finish your visit off with a hearty Wine Country Breakfast the next morning at Bogey’s Grillhouse– it’s all part of the Grape Escape package!