Our Winemaker

Tony Barkhouse has been part of Sainte Famille for over 18 years. He grew up in Kingsport, Nova Scotia, and now lives in Kentville. He has produced numerous award winning wines over the years. His specialty is beautifully balanced dry whites, like our Tidal Bay.

Winemaker Tony Barkhouse working in the Sainte-Famille wine cellar.

In addition to his winemaking skills, Tony is a fantastic musician. He and his brother, Lenny, can be found playing at many local pubs in the area. Adventurous by nature, his great love for the Nova Scotian countryside extends beyond the vineyard to camping, hiking, and snowshoeing.