École du 3e rang, vignoble et cidrerie

L'école du 3e rang offers 5 types of fruit trees: grapes for wine, apples for cider and pears, plums and cherries. Located in St-Joachim-de-Shefford, the land of the pear, it produces pear, cherry and plum liqueurs, fortified plum wine, pear ice and traditional sparkling perry. Enjoy fruit drinks, pear jams and jellies with cheese or pâté. L’école du 3e rang… 5 fruits to drink and eat.


  • Tastings
  • Picnics
  • Guided tours


  • Cider
  • Ice cider
  • Berries


  • Seasonal
  • Schedule  June to October.
  • Detailed schedule  June to August: Thursday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. September and October: weekends, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Other dates, please call in advance.
  • Mandatory reservations for groups

Membership in a network

  • Agritourism business
  • Créateurs de saveurs

Awards and mentions

  • Awards and/or Mentions  Nations Cup 2014: Pear ice: Gold medal. Finger lakes 2017, bronze medal for the fortified plum wine. Mondial des cidres 2017, silver medal.