Category Archives: Niagara Wine Reviews

Reviews by Rick


Fore! Rockway drives for success at its estate vineyard and golf course


When I dragged my family to our new life in Niagara about six years ago, one of my first priorities was to find a local golf club where our son, 10 years old at the time, but already playing on a regular basis, could continue to hone his game. Continue reading

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Niagara Vintages release include Lailey Merlot, Malivoire Foch, Weir and Coyote’s Run


The Vintages release of Niagara wines on Saturday features a couple of intense reds and two nice whites to stock up on. Continue reading


A two-wheeled wine tour through Niagara, food truck eats and tasting at Konzelmann


By Mike Lowe

For some, the closing of the annual Niagara Wine Festival signals the start of a slow decline, perhaps even an abrupt end, to the glorious pastime of touring Niagara’s wine route and attending food and wine events. Continue reading


Bring on the comfort wines! Reviews from Henry of Pelham and Chateau des Charmes


It is officially time to pull out the comfort wines as we wait for the inevitable — the harsh winter months that are coming all too fast. Continue reading


A sweet treat from Atlantis Niagara, and an awkward moment with the owner


Awkward. I had come to taste a 2011 Cabernet Franc “specialty ” wine that Niagara’s newest winery had in tank and was getting ready to bottle. Continue reading