Dark Horse Estate Winery


Near the beaches of Grand Bend on Lake Huron, and located in the rural essence of Huron County, is Ontario’s newest wine region. Dark Horse Estate Winery features a 31,000-sq.-ft. facility with state-of-the-art winemaking technology, exceptional vineyards, patio, VIP reception area and full-service meeting/banquet space. Winemakers Marc Pistor and Fred Di Profi o specialize in producing rich, flavourful and fruit-driven wines from Ontario’s classic red and white varietals.

We are currently offering free shipping Ontario wide, for orders of $100 or more.
Order through store.dhew.ca

Our retail store is open for bottle purchases from 12-6pm Thursday-Sunday.  We are only allowing 5 people in the store at a time, and all guests that enter the building are required to wear a mask.  Curbside is also available at this time.

Our patio is open for wine by the glass, and small patio fare.  Reservations are required, and can be made by calling (519) 671-5003.  We can only accommodate groups of 2-4 people.  Weather permitting.  Our full wine menu is not available at this time.
June Patio Hours:
Friday: 12-8pm
Saturday: 12-8pm
Sunday: 12-6pm

There will be a designated area for walk-in visits who want to bring their own lawn chairs, where you can enjoy our wine tasting kits, wine by the glass, slushies, & single serving charcuterie & cheese.  This area has a limited capacity and is subject to availability due to vineyard program and weddings.

For the month of June, tastings will be done outside (weather permitting) on Saturdays & Sundays at 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, & 4pm.  Reservations are required- email ashleyh@darkhorseestatewinery.com 

Tasting kits are available to purchase online, or in our retail store (limited quantities available).  Order 24 hours ahead of time to ensure availability if purchasing in-store, as they are made to order.

We are not offering tours at this time.  Our virtual tour can be accessed by visiting https://darkhorseestatewinery.com/tour



70665 B Line
Grand Bend
N0M 1T0


Please visit our website
October – May
Saturday 11 am – 5 pm
Sunday 11 am – 5 pm
Private bookings made by appointment.