Legendary Canadian foodie James Barber once referred to Cowichan as “Canada’s Provence,” and if you come here with an appetite, you’ll discover why.

Indeed, Cowichan is home to an extraordinary number of wineries, cideries, lavender farms, cheese makers, bakeries, fishmongers, organic growers and other artisanal producers of food and drink. Cowichan is also home to several excellent craft breweries and distilleries, one of which is also B.C.’s first estate cidery. Yes, we cater to teetotalers too – just north of Duncan, you’ll discover Canada’s only tea farm. Not only do we grow world-class food and drink, we prepare and serve it with panache too. Fine dining restaurants abound, and many of the wineries, cideries and distilleries have their own bistros and tasting rooms.

Westholme Tea Farm

Cowichan Estuary Nature Centre

Merridale Cidery & Distillery

Ocean Ecoventures

Coastal Bliss Adventures / Cowichan Bay Kayaking

Kiwi Cove Lodge

Visions Art Tour Society

Open House

Canadian Craft Tours

Cheers Cowichan Tours

Chemainus Festival of Murals

Damali Lavender & Winery

Deerholme Farm

Deol Estate Winery

Divino Estate Winery

Emandare Vineyard

Encore Limousine Service

Enrico Winery

Glenterra Vineyards

Island Time Tours

Koksilah Acres

Maple Bay Day Charters

Providence Farm

Red Arrow Brewing Company

Riot Brewing Co.

Rocky Creek Winery

Sealegs Kayaking Adventures

Small Block Brewing Co.

Stillhead Distillery Inc.

Tesla Tours

Valhalla Farm – Local Gourmet

Valley Cider Company

Vancouver Island Expeditions

Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit

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