OUR STORY

Winemakers Tavern is a locally owned business located in Lawrencetown, Annapolis Valley. The company’s focus is on good food, good service and good beer. All made using the freshest ingredients as possible from local growers in the area.

 

The tavern will showcase Beavercreek Winery beers and wines, as well as a variety of other beverages including craft beers and craft ciders. The taproom is open to the public, and will serve tasting flights, as well as 16 ounce glasses of cider and beer. The tavern will also offer a bar menu.

 

The old corner store that is now the newly renovated Winemakers Tavern, ran for over sixty years and was once owned & operated by Carl Beals and family.

 

The Winemakers Tavern brand honors its sister company, Beavercreek Winery, Through the logo, the names of the signature beers and wines and the paraphernalia found around the tavern, Winemakers Tavern acknowledges the original use of the building and what made Lawrencetown a unique crossroads of the valley, making it a historic intersection for travelers heading up and down the Annapolis Valley as well as the South Shore.

 

Leslie & Paulette Wade

Owners of Winemakers Tavern

 

Paulette and Leslie both have backgrounds with the Canadian Armed Forces. Both since retired from their military careers and have now ventured into the world of entrepreneurship. Owners of Beavercreek Winery, which over the past 10 years has flourished into a very successful business. Parents of 4 wonderful children and 1 beautiful granddaughter. Paulette is originally from the south coast of Newfoundland and Leslie is from Annapolis Royal Nova Scotia.

Richard Harmes

Head Chef/Kitchen Manager

Richard is Kentville born and raised. After graduating high school he moved to Halifax and enrolled in Business Administration, then to the South shore, Alberta and finally back to the Annapolis valley. Richard has 17 years in the hospitality industry with companies ranging from  resorts, hotels, golf course, bars, pubs, wineries & fine dining restaurants.

As the head chef, Richard is focused on developing the business with a long range view, finding products and suppliers and assisting wherever needed.

 

OUR HISTORY

The old corner store that is now the newly renovated Winemakers Tavern, ran for over sixty years and was once owned & operated by Carl Beals and family.

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