Cidrerie et Vergers Pedneault


This cider-maker produces several varieties of still and sparkling cider as well as apple spirits and a tasty apple ice wine, all made from island-grown fruit. Staff offer complimentary tastings in their boutique, east of the ferry terminal, which also sells jams, pâtés, cheeses and other regionally made products.

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Nearby Charlevoix attractions

1. Musée Maritime de Charlevoix


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3. Boise du Quai

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5. Carrefour Culturel Paul Médéric

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6. Omerto

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7. Emu Charlevoix

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8. Musée des Anciens Canadiens

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