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News stories by Rick

Deep Freeze in Wine Country: Putting grape bud survival rates into perspective


Ontario is in the midst of yet another deep freeze this week, with the worst of it coming Wednesday, at least in Niagara, with lows predicted to approach -30 C. Continue reading

Another cruel Ontario winter causing potentially wide-spread grape bud damage


The recent cold snap in Ontario has had a potentially devastating effect on grape vines — the second winter in a row for wide-spread bud damage. Continue reading

Increased wine imports not good news for Canada’s wine producers


With VINEXPO releasing its 12th study of the world wine and spirits market, with an outlook to 2018, there are many reasons to smile – if you are a wine exporter. Continue reading

VQA wine on tap: The new frontier

tap wine news

Stop me if you’ve heard this one.

Guy walks into a pub. He’s a big, burly dude and looks real thirsty. He bellies up to the bar and asks what’s on tap. Continue reading

Dreaming of Verona in Niagara: Pillitteri’s first traditional appassimento project now in barrel

mainThe first fruit from the ambitious “Verona Appassimento Project” at Pillitteri Winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake is now in barrel and one step closer to the debut wine being bottled. Continue reading

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