iram Walker founded Canadian club in 1858. Interestingly, it was originally produced in Detroit but, with prohibition looming, the distillery was relocated to Ontario. Over time, it has become the largest distillery in North America (located in Ontario, Canada) and a true grain-to-glass distillery on a large scale. There's a nice write-up at the Windsor Star about their efforts to source grain as locally as possible. Hiram Walker boasts an enormous portfolio of liqueurs--43 by its own estimate (April, 2009). They are also proud of their use of all-natural ingredients in every one of their labels. They recommend their line of products for use in cocktails as flavoring and additives for color and aroma. Hiram Walker Pear schnapps is made with all-natural pears and presents in a "mellow" green color.