The World is Your Cellar
What We’re All About
Since 1978, Lifford has proudly represented some of the world's finest wineries in Ontario. We offer wines of exceptional value from dedicated producers with an emphasis on family owned wineries. A pioneer of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario’s consignment program, Lifford has grown to be the largest supplier of premium wine to restaurants and discerning consumers in the province.
In 2010, Lifford became a national agent in Canada with our acquisition of Saverio Schiralli Agencies, an iconic company founded in 1953. The Schiralli portfolio features many of Italy's best with the addition of a superb collection of liqueurs and spirits. In 2011, the acquisition of Prevedello and Mathews further strengthened our management team and our portfolio.
This year, our combined companies will sell more than 800,000 cases in Canada. We are the market leader in Ontario as the largest supplier of premium wines to the LCBO.
What Our Clients are Saying
As grano prepares to celebrate its 24th anniversary, we are grateful for the role that Lifford has played. Their staff, knowledge, service, great and active relationship with suppliers, philanthropic initiatives…all contribute to making them a great “partner” in our restaurant.
Recently on the Lifford Blog
Since 1994 Lifford has offered Ontario consumers a unique collection of premium wines not available through the LCBO store system as our Twelve Wines of Christmas. From the beginning it has been our most popular offering of the year. We make it easy for you to shop at your fingertips for delicious tipples. We include wines for all the various parties, dinners and get togethers plus some great gift ideas and last, but certainly not least, perhaps a present for one’s own cellar. So please read on for our favourite wines to sip, savour, and enjoy during this festive time of year.
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Canada's Master Sommelier Challenge 2013
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