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Reviews by Rick

Some cool Chardonnays released at Vintages in advance of i4C in Niagara July 17-19

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To get you fully in the mood for the International Cool Climate Chardonnay Festival (i4C) that runs from July 17-19 in Niagara, Vintages is releasing a few cool Chardonnays on Saturday July 11. Continue reading

Rich, ripe red wines, fresh whites highlight Niagara wine releases at Vintages Saturday; plus an Okanagan superstar

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The Saturday LCBO/Vintages release features some dynamic Niagara red wines, fresh whites, a superstar from the Okanagan Valley and a couple of good value wines from the rest of the world. Continue reading

Trying to be just like Bordeaux: Got a problem with that?

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Sweet dreams are made of this
Who am I to disagree
I travel the world and the seven seas
Everybody’s looking for something

Don’t you just love Annie Lennox and her sultry/soulful voice on this classic Eurythmics tune? We can all relate, right? Aren’t we all looking for something? And some of us have even travelled the world searching for it. As Lennox says, it’s what dreams are made of.
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A pair of Niagara sparklers lead the pack at the Vintages release on Saturday

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A couple of lovely sparklers — one complex, rich and nicely aged, the other refreshing and offers good value — are the stars of the Niagara wine releases at Vintages this Saturday. Continue reading

Behold, the wonders of the new Redstone Winery in Beamsville

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Pardon me if my eyes wander while I taste through the entire portfolio of Redstone wines with Paul Pender, pictured above. But the interior view at the new Beamsville winery is so damn beautiful it’s impossible to focus on anything else. Continue reading

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