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News stories by Rick

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Heading for a concentrated and ripe (but small) grape Harvest for 2012


We are well past the mid-way point for the 2012 Niagara growing season as wineries now turn their attention to the looming, yes, looming, harvest. Continue reading


The new look of the Jackson-Triggs family of wines


Jackson-Triggs, the venerable Canadian winery producing wines in both Niagara and the Okanagan Valley, has undergone a major facelift to its bottle packaging through all the tiers. Continue reading

Jazz & Blues

Trius Jazz at the Winery lineup announced

Jazz & Blues

Note: The popular Jazz at the Winery event, now into its 23rd year, will take place July 14 at the Trius/Hillebrand winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake. This is the press release for the event from the organizers. Continue reading

A note from the Wine Council of Ontario to changes on rules to cross-border wine shipping

Note: This is the note sent out by the Wine Council of Ontario, and obtained by Wines In Niagara, to wine council members in regards to recent news that Bill C-311 is on its way to being passed by Parliament. It isn’t promising. Continue reading