Seriously Cool Chardonnays Not too long ago Chardonnay was a four-letter word to many wine drinkers and for some it continues to be dismissed with irreverence. But when it’s grown in the right climate and vinified lovingly it has the ability to produce a spectacular wine capable of depth, balance and a sense of place.

2011 Icewine Festival

Jackson-Triggs Wineryby Michael DicaroAlthough founders Allan Jackson and Donald Triggs are no longer with the winery that bears their names the legacy they leave still reverberates throughout the company..Read More Inniskillin Wineryby Suresh DossIn an ongoing exploration of food and Icewine experiences in Niagara, we visited Inniskillin winery to chat with Executive Chef David Penny… 

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Icewine Festival, 2011 Events The Icewine festival runs month long in Niagara wine country, with a large list of wineries and restaurants playing host with a variety of events. Here’s a quick look of all the events taking place during the various festivities..

HoHoWine 2010

Once again we gathered up some of our favourite wine-swilling friends to tap into the considerable knowledge for a look at what they feel are the best of the ho-ho-ho holiday wines. We gave them no particular guidelines so the choices range from extravagant to affordable and include international and local wines. All international wines… 

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Day 21 – Taste Ontario 2010

 Multiple Wines, See below       Tuesday, September 21st, the LCBO held the second annual “Taste Ontario” event. The afternoon was a trade tasting, a chance for local winemakers to connect with writers, licensees and salespeople who love and live their wines. Here were some of our great discoveries: 13th Street Winery Premier Cuvee… 

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Issue – 30 days of local wine

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