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Vergers de Velours

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324, route 169, Saint-Henri-de-Taillon, G0W 2X0

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418 347-4639


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Les Vergers de Velours is a unique, young and dynamic company that produces new and innovative drinks in Quebec.

Here are our products:

Le vent du nord : a cherry-type cherry mistelle.

Les belles du lac : an apéritif / digestif with pear flavored with apple.

L'abénakis : an aperitif / digestive with amelanche.

La vallée de Qu'appelle : an edible goat-leaf beverage flavored with apple. It is the first beverage of its kind in Canada. The edible goat-leaf, commonly called camerisa, is a little-known fruit.

La Pomme de Velours : first apple cider made in Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean.

All our drinks contain 17% alcohol and are sold at the shop.

We welcome groups between 10 and 50 people with seating available. Guide tour “Apéro aux vergers”. Reservations required.

The activity begins at 6 p.m. and lasts approximately two hours. Visit our various orchards and processing facilities as well as the reception centre where you can sample local products and a variety of Vergers de Velours’ alcoholic beverages.


  • 0 Seasonal operation
  • 5 Paid admission
  • ė Reservations required


May 27 to June 23

9 am to 5 pm

June 24 to August 20

9 am to 6 pm

August 21 to Labour day

9 am to 5 pm

During winter, only the store is opened, reservation is required for visits