The owners of Jost and Gaspereau Vineyards has added another Kings County winery to their portfolio.
Devonian Coast Wineries announced Sept. 13 it is acquiring Muir Murray Estate Winery in Lower Wolfville and the sale is expected to be finalized Sept. 30.
Muir Murray was owned by Dr. Jonathan Murray.
“We are delighted to add this third location to our winery operations,” Carl Sparkes, president and owner of Devonian Coast Wineries said in a release. “Being the closest winery to downtown Wolfville offers a great opportunity to build a premium winery experience here in Atlantic Canada.”
The company says the winery and wine shop will be closed temporarily for renovations and the operation will reopen in 2014 with a new name.