Niagara-on-the-Lake Amateur Vintners

Contact Details
Primary Contact Pavel Varadinek, President; Phone: (Residence) 905-262-5545; Email:
Alternate Contact Mike Dautovich, Treasurer; Phone: 905-356-9050; Email:
Primary Executive Bruce Smith, Amateur Winemakers of Ontario (AWO) Director; Phone: 905-468-8664
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Niagara-on-the-Lake
Mailing Address c/o Pavel Varadinek 
1391 Line 6 RR #6 
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) A club for winemakers who make wine at their residence. The group meets once a month (8 meetings per year), to discuss wine making topics and to taste member's wines in order to evaluate and assist in developing techniques for wine making. Also learn about commercial wines and the different growing areas to better understand and achieve their wine making goals.  
The Club is affiliated with the Amateur Winemakers of Ontario(AWO). Members can participate in an annual club wine making competition in March and the AWO conference in June. Club members also receive the WineMaker magazine at discount pricing.The club also has an annual dinner in January and BBQ in August. Spouses are encouraged to attend these social events.
Dates Sep-Jun
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Persons interested in making wine and looking to improve their wine making skills.
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - $90/year
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Membership Fees
Meetings Last Tuesday of the month at 7 pm at the NOTL Community Centre.
Service Categories Beer and Winemaking Societies
Events Annual Club winemaking competition in March. NOTL Community Centre.