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Category: Niagara Wine Reviews (page 1 of 92)

Reviews by Rick

If you don’t like Niagara Riesling you’re a f***ing idiot. Not convinced? Try these from Thirty Bench Wine Makers


How does one of Niagara’s best Riesling-focused wineries improve upon an already stellar lineup of single-vineyard wines and estate bottlings? Continue reading

Niagara’s Malivoire Wine Company perfecting core business: Rosé, Gamay and Chardonnay


Malivoire Wine Company is one of those wineries in Niagara that is comfortable in its own skin. There is a cadence about how they do their business: slowly and steadily identifying key varietals and styles and building on them. Continue reading

Sheep labour, honest Niagara wines help define Featherstone Winery’s farm-to-table approach


The picture hanging behind the tasting room bar at Featherstone Estate Winery in Vineland is a constant reminder of the four-legged work force that moves into the estate vineyard annually in the first week of July. Continue reading

Dear LCBO: This is NOT the time to promote French wines. We are Canadian and proud of it


The headline on the June 25th Vintages release at our beloved LCBO monopoly shouts: South Side Story: Wines of Southern France. Then 12 pages of spectacular photography and enticing bottles of French wine are proudly displayed with glowing reviews and effusive praise for all. Continue reading

Chardonnay (plus some cool red wines) featured at i4C in July: All you need to know right here


Over the past five years over 23,000 bottles of Chardonnay from 160 wineries around the world have been poured at the International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration (i4C). Continue reading

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