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Owners of Niagara’s Foreign Affair winery ‘ecstatic’ with sale: ‘Corby is buying our heritage and legacy’

Niagare winery

By Rick VanSickle

For Foreign Affair winery owners Len and Marisa Crispino, it has been one a heck of wild ride in a short period of time. But it certainly hasn’t always been an smooth journey. Continue reading

Corby pays $6.2 million to purchase Niagara’s Foreign Affair winery

Niagara winer

Well, here’s a shocker from Ontario wine country: Corby Spirit and Wine Limited, a leading Canadian manufacturer, marketer and distributor of spirits and imported wine, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Foreign Affair winery. Continue reading

Just another Friday in Niagara (well, not really)

By Rick VanSickle

On a straight country highway,
cool wind in my hair
Sweet smell of warm peaches,
rising up through the air
Up ahead in the distance,
I see vines swaying in the breeze
My senses are heightened
and my sight zeroed in
I had to stop for a taste. Continue reading

Toronto Cider Festival pays a mouth-watering tribute to cider with Canada 150 celebration

Ontario cider

The Toronto Cider Festival being held in Toronto on Aug. 26 will embody the spirit of true Canadian pride in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday with a waterfront cider celebration at Sherbourne Common near Sugar Beach. Continue reading

The Big Post: Old Third Pinot, Cave Spring trio, a quirky pet-nat, rare Aligoté and Canadian wine picks at Vintages

Canadian wine

By Rick VanSickle

It has been a very tough year for The Old Third’s Bruno Francois and Jens Korberg. Continue reading

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