A brutal frost episode on Friday night and into Saturday morning has left grape growers in Prince Edward County (photo above from Ken Burford) assessing wide-spread damage to primary buds and growers in Niagara waiting to do a detailed account in the vineyard after pulling all-nighters running wind machines, building fires and using helicopters — anything to raise the temperature a couple of degrees from disaster. Continue reading
It’s always been a family affair at the Niagara-on-the-Lake winery PondView. Continue reading
SUMMERLAND, B.C. — There is no questioning Harry McWatters’ contributions to the B.C. and Canadian wine industries. The man is a legend. Continue reading
We’ve got a real potpourri of wines and Ontario craft cider to offer up from various travels in Niagara and samples sent this way for consideration.
The Ontario Wine Awards were handed out last in Niagara-on-the-Lake at a gala event hosted by Tony Aspler and attended by winemakers, industry and wine writers. Continue reading