WINERY IN ONTARIO

Established in 2019, two young entrepreneurs thrive for success with a passion for farming and creating great drinks. You can learn more about our story by reading articles or watching videos that can be found below!

Farm in a glass – young entrepreneurs taste success after using FCC Starter Loan
Farm in a glass – young entrepreneurs taste success after using FCC Starter Loan

“At the end of the day, we sit down and look at each other and say ‘wow, we didn’t expect this’.”  – Alicia Hardman, Shale Ridge Estate Winery and Cidery

They may not have expected it but Garren and Alicia Hardman have worked for it. The dynamo husband and wife team have built their business, Shale Ridge Estate Winery and Cidery, from the ground, or should we say the shale rock, up. Not even a pandemic slowed them down; in fact, their business has boomed in its opening year.

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