Please see below for all terms & conditions associated with our wine-on-premise program. These terms & conditions are only applied to customers making wine at Borrelli Wines.

Definitions

“carboy” means a fermentation vessel where enzymes or yeast may be added to cause fermentation of beer wort, wine juice, wine juice concentrate or other juices or juice concentrates;

“container” means a bottle, can, cask or any other receptacle into which beer or wine may be placed following completion of the brewing or fermentation process;

“customer” means an individual who pays to make beer or wine on the licensed premises, but does not include the licensee or an employee of the licensee;

“licensed premises” means the premises for which a licence to operate a ferment on premise facility has been issued;

“licensee” means the holder of a licence to operate a ferment on premise facility. O. Reg. 58/00, s. 1; O. Reg. 351/07, s. 2; O. Reg. 34/16, s. 1.

Conditions of a Ferment on Premise Facility Licence

2. A licence to operate a ferment on premise facility is subject to the conditions set out in sections 3 to 14.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 2; O. Reg. 351/07, s. 2.

3. (1) The licensee and the licensee’s employees and agents shall ensure that,

(a) before the end of the customer’s first visit to the licensed premises for the purpose of making beer or wine, the licensee transfers to the customer ownership of the ingredients being purchased by the customer from the licensee to make the beer or wine;

(b) the customer combines or mixes his or her beer wort, wine juice, wine juice concentrate or other juice or juice concentrate with such of the customer’s other ingredients as the customer wishes to add, except that the licensee or the licensee’s employees or agents,

(i) may add finings or stabilizing agents to the customer’s other ingredients,

(ii) may operate equipment to filter and add carbonation to the customer’s ingredients, and

(iii) may rack the customer’s beer or wine;

(c) the customer adds to the beer wort, wine juice, wine juice concentrate or other raw material of beer or wine any yeast or enzymes required to begin the fermentation process;

(d) the customer places his or her beer or wine in containers;

(e) the customer labels, corks, caps, shrink wraps or packages his or her beer or wine;

(f) the customer removes his or her beer or wine from the licensed premises immediately after it has been placed in containers.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 3 (1).

(2) Except as provided in clause (1) (b), the licensee and the licensee’s employees and agents shall not carry out an operation mentioned in subsection (1) on behalf of a customer.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 3 (2).

(3) If a customer is in need of assistance to carry out an operation that the customer is required to carry out under this section, the operation may be carried out by an assistant to the customer as long as the customer is on the licensed premises at the time it is carried out.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 3 (3).

(4) The licensee is not in breach of this section if an assistant to a customer carries out an operation on behalf of the customer in accordance with subsection (3).  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 3 (4).

4. (1) The licensee and the licensee’s employees and agents shall not,

(a) produce on the licensed premises beer or wine for sale or exchange;

(b) keep for sale or exchange, offer for sale or exchange, sell or exchange beer or wine on the licensed premises, regardless of who the beer or wine belongs to or who made it;

(c) give liquor to any person on the licensed premises;

(d) permit on the licensed premises the exchange, sale or giving of beer or wine made by customers.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 4 (1).

(2) Despite clause (1) (c), the licensee or the licensee’s employees or agents may give a customer a sample of the customer’s beer or wine after fermentation, carbonation or filtration has occurred, as long as the sample is no larger than 170 millilitres and is consumed on the licensed premises.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 4 (2).

5. (1) The licensee and the licensee’s employees and agents shall not,

(a) permit anyone other than a customer to make beer or wine on the licensed premises;

(b) deliver a customer’s beer or wine;

(c) store or permit the storage on the licensed premises of beer or wine that has been placed in containers;

(d) remove or permit the removal of carboys being used in the making of beer or wine from the licensed premises; or

(e) bring or permit to be brought onto the licensed premises liquor to be added to beer or wine or to ingredients for making beer or wine.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 5 (1).

(2) Clause (1) (a) does not prevent the licensee or any of the licensee’s employees from making beer or wine on the licensed premises.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 5 (2).

(2.1) Clause (1) (a) does not prevent a person, whom the customer designates and who is not the licensee or the licensee’s employee or agent, from making beer or wine on behalf of the customer on the licensed premises. O. Reg. 34/16, s. 2.

(3) Clause (1) (b) does not prevent the licensee or any of the licensee’s employees from carrying the customer’s beer or wine out of the licensed premises to a waiting vehicle.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 5 (3).

(3.1) Clause (1) (d) does not prevent the licensee or any of the licensee’s employees from removing carboys, after first informing the Registrar, when the location of the ferment on premise facility is moved. O. Reg. 34/16, s. 2.

(4) The licensee and the licensee’s employees shall not, and shall ensure that the customer does not, place the customer’s ingredients in a carboy that contains ingredients belonging to any other customer.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 5 (4).

6. (1) The licensee shall not operate or permit to be operated at the licensed premises any business other than the operation of a ferment on premise facility and the sale of items ancillary to such operation.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 6 (1); O. Reg. 351/07, s. 2.

(2) The licensee shall ensure that the licensed premises are clearly defined and are kept separate from other premises that are used for different purposes.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 6 (2).

(3) The licensee shall ensure that the licensed premises are kept separate from other premises for which another type of licence has been issued under the Act by way of a fixed floor-to-ceiling wall.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 6 (3).

7. The licensee shall ensure that the licence is posted in a conspicuous place on the licensed premises.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 7.

8. (1) The licensee shall retain for at least one year,

(a) records of the licensee’s purchases of ingredients; and

(b) a copy of each invoice prepared under subsection 9 (1).  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 8 (1).

(2) The licensee shall, upon request, file with the Registrar annual figures setting out the amount of beer and wine produced on the licensed premises in a form provided by the Registrar.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 8 (2).

(3) The licensee shall, upon request, make available for inspection to any person designated under section 43 of the Act all records retained by the licensee.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 8 (3).

9. (1) Before a person begins to make beer or wine on the licensed premises, the licensee shall prepare and provide to the person making the beer or wine an invoice setting out,

(a) the name, address and telephone number of the licensee;

(b) the name, address and telephone number of the person making the beer or wine;

(c) whether beer or wine is being made and the quantity;

(d) the ingredients provided to the person making the beer or wine and the price charged for the ingredients;

(e) the services provided to the person making the beer or wine and the price charged for the services;

(f) the date on which the making of the beer or wine is to begin;

(g) the amount of payment received from the person making the beer or wine; and

(h) a notice to the person making the beer or wine that it must be for the person’s personal use only.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 9 (1).

(2) For greater certainty, subsection (1) applies whether the person making the beer or wine is a customer or is the licensee or one of the licensee’s employees.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 9 (2).

(3) The licensee shall ensure that each carboy being used for the making of beer or wine on the licensed premises has attached to it a tag bearing the number of the invoice provided to the person whose ingredients have been placed in the carboy and, where applicable, the date on which enzymes or yeast were added to beer wort, wine juice, wine juice concentrate or other juice or juice concentrate in the carboy.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 9 (3).

11. (1) To prevent a person under the age of 19 from making beer or wine on the licensed premises, the licensee shall ensure that an item of identification from every person who is apparently under the age of 19 is inspected and that the person is not permitted to make beer or wine on the licensed premises unless the item of identification indicates that the person is at least 19 years old.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 11 (1).

(2) The item of identification must include a photograph of the person and state his or her date of birth and must reasonably appear to have been issued by a government.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 11 (2).

(3) Without limiting the generality of subsection (2), the item of identification may be any of the types of identification prescribed in subsection (4).  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 11 (3).

(4) The following types of identification are prescribed in relation to ferment on premise facilities for the purposes of subsection 30 (6) of the Act:

1. A driver’s licence issued by the Province of Ontario with a photograph of the person to whom the licence was issued.

2. A Canadian passport.

3. A Canadian citizenship card with a photograph of the person to whom the card was issued.

4. A Canadian armed forces identification card with a photograph of the person to whom the card was issued.

5. A secure certificate of Indian status issued by the Government of Canada.

6. A photo identification card issued by the Liquor Control Board of Ontario.

7. A permanent resident card issued by the Government of Canada.

8. A photo card issued under the Photo Card Act, 2008.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 11 (4); O. Reg. 351/07, s. 3; O. Reg. 184/11, s. 1.

12. (1) At the request of an employee of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, the licensee shall request a person on the licensed premises to provide evidence as to his or her age.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 12 (1).

(2) An employee of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario may make the request if he or she believes the person may be under 19 years of age.  O. Reg. 58/00, s. 12 (2).