Experiences

J.P. WISER’S MASTER BLENDER CLASS

Every whisky lover has their own preference and choices in taste so why not learn, create, and blend your own custom whisky just for you! Do you want to learn more about Canadian whisky and how it’s made? Join Dr. Don Livermore at the J.P. Wiser’s Brand Experience Centre for an exclusive educational experience that you won’t forget! Dates vary, contact J.P. Wiser’s for details.


Tours

J.P. WISER’S EXPERIENCE TOUR

Great whisky isn’t made quickly or easily. It’s the result of choices made over time, by a team of dedicated individuals who rely on each other’s expertise. For every taste, there’s a flavour. Whether you like your whisky on the rocks or in a mix, watching the fire or watching the game, we’ve got a whisky for you. Come visit us at our new distillery experience, where you’ll learn about the history of Canadian whisky and the craft of making it. The tour concludes with samples of our award-winning whisky.

Tours held every Friday at 1 pm, 3 pm & 5 pm* and every Saturday and Sunday at 12pm, 2pm & 4pm*. Cost $15. Tours are guided and consist of 15 people at a time and are approximately 1.5 hours in length. At the end of the tour you will have the opportunity to purchase any of the Canadian whiskies that you sampled including some of our rare collections. Tour is subject to availability. * Tour schedule may be adjusted due to private events

WALKERVILLE BREWERY

You’ll have the opportunity to explore Walkerville Brewery and learn more about Hiram Walker, the “Honest Beer”, and the roots of the brewery dating back to the 1890’s. Take a tour of Windsor Essex’s largest brewery!

Tours held weekly, Saturday 12:30-5:00pm. Tour duration is approximately 45 minutes and includes a guided historical tour of the brewery, a sampling of beers available and a 12 Oz. glass of beer of your choice to enjoy. Cost is $7.00. Tours occur weekly on Saturdays at 12:30 PM, 3:30 PM and 5 PM. Please call ahead to reserve your tour, 519-254-6067. For more information, please visit Walkerville Brewery.

WOLFHEAD DISTILLERY

A craftsman’s operation, Wolfhead Distillery incorporates the resources found in its own backyard in producing unique flavours that push the boundaries of standard Canadian Spirits. A distinct element being the neighbouring Amherstburg quarry, the supplier of Limestone treated water used in the production of all Wolfhead spirits.

Experience an exclusive behind the scenes tour and tasting at the first Premium Craft Distillery in Essex County. Guests will learn about the art and science of the distilling process for Whisky, Vodka and Gin and sample the most popular flavours in our spirits lineup.

Tours are $15 per person and come with a branded Wolfhead shot glass for you to take home.

Saturdays @ 1pm & 3pm 
Sundays @ 2pm 

Tours run 35-45 minutes.

If you plan to stay for a bite to eat before or after your tour, please call the Distillery Restaurant to make a reservation 519-726-1111.  We will try our best to accommodate guests based on availability.

G.L HERITAGE TOUR & GUIDED TASTING

We offer a fun and informative Tour & Guided Tasting Experience in our family-owned and managed brewhouse. You get to sample 5 beers styles while we explain who we are, how the GL Heritage Brewery came to be, and all about the craft brewing and canning process right on site. Cost is $10 per person, including the samples of beer during the tour, and the experience takes approximately 30 mins. We can accommodate group tours of up to 50 people at once. Please book at least a week in advance.