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Category: Niagara Wine Reviews (page 1 of 83)

Reviews by Rick

Hot Niagara wine picks from Saturday Vintages release, plus a stellar Armagnac and two new Niagara ciders


The   BIG   HUGE   BLOCKBUSTER   Christmas releases at Vintages continue this Saturday with some mighty fine Niagara wines plus a spectacular Armagnac I can highly recommend hitting the shelves. Continue reading

A trio of B.C. wineries and their wines in review: Singletree, Serendipity and Blue Grouse


The pace of growth in British Columbia’s wine regions is simply staggering with new wineries in new regions popping up at an alarming rate. Continue reading

Summerhill’s new organic sparkling wines from the Okanagan, just in time for the holidays


The first time I tasted a sparkling wine from Summerhill Pyramid Winery it was about eight years ago following a week of judging wines in the Okanagan Valley for the now defunct Wine Access Canadian Wine Awards. It was the Cipes Arial 1998 and it blew me away. Never had I tasted an aged vintage sparkling wine like that from a Canadian wine producer. Continue reading

Some lovely wines from Languedoc, Entre-Deux-Mers, and a delicious Ripasso in review


Wines in Niagara tasted through a range of agency wines recently including samples from the Languedoc, Entre-Deux-Mers, and a delicious Ripasso. These wines, all from VinoLuna, are either destined for the LCBO or are under consideration. Continue reading

A selection of Spanish, French and Italian wines reviewed


From time to time, wines that are not available at the LCBO are sent to Wines In Niagara for consideration. Continue reading

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