Gold Winner Bishop’s Cellar
Silver Winner Rockhead Wine + Beer Market
Bronze Winner Harvest Wines
Halifax has gotten the best in boutique booze shopping from waterfront wine, beer and spirits experts Bishop’s Cellar for 12 years. Over that stretch, the store has grown along with the the palates of Haligonians—2015 brought with it a snazzy new growler filling station to show off an alternating line-up of delicious, Nova Scotia-made craft beer—always expanding upon its otherworldly wine selection and specialty spirits. Whether you’re seeking a celebratory bottle, or an after-work aperitif, the experts here have answers to every drink question you might have.