Canada is a country located in North America, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean on the east, North Pacific Ocean on the west, and the Arctic Ocean on the north.
Canada is the second largest country in the world. It covers a total area of 9,984,670 sq km and has a population of 34,300,083.
Ottawa is the capital of Canada.
English and French are the official Canadian languages.
The Canadian climate has a great variation. It varies from temperate in the south to sub-arctic and arctic in north.
The bulk of Canadian wines are produced in Ontario and British Columbia. Other provinces of note with a commercial wine production are Quebec, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland
The Canadian Vintners Association provides information on Canada's wine including an early history to the present day of wine producing in Canada.
Canadian Vintners Association Suite 200 - 440 Laurier Avenue West Ottawa, Ontario Canada K1R 7X6 Tel 613-782-2283 Fax: 613-782-2239