PEC’s Rosehall Run adds to portfolio with five interesting artisanal, small-lot wines

mainPrince Edward County’s Rosehall Run winery is always thinking outside of the box, tweaking its portfolio and perpetually moving forward with its ever-expanding business plan. Continue reading

Drop. Dead. Gorgeous. Yep, that’s the Okanagan Valley, all right. Not only pretty, but some mighty fine wines to boot: Summer wines in review

switchback vineyard copyIt is no surprise to me that the Okanagan Valley has been voted the second best wine region to visit amongst 20 worldwide nominees by the USA Today Readers’ Choice 2014 Awards. Continue reading

#oldniagara Part 1: Jim Warren’s Stoney Ridge Late Harvest Plekan Vineyard Riesling 1989; a grand old sweetie

mainOlder wine, slowly matured naturally in a well-designed cellar, is the thing that really excites me about the vinous world. Continue reading

The art of the blend at Stratus Vineyards offers a revolving portfolio of interesting wines each and every vintage

mainStratus likes to call it “the right to free assemblage.” Therein lies the philosophy behind everything the Niagara-on-the-Lake winery does with its wine program. Continue reading

A slew of summer wines from Ontario reviewed from Fielding, Tawse, EastDell, Colio, Chateau des Charmes, Trius and 13th Street. Cheers!

DSC_3091Ahhh, summer, where the living is easy and the wine better fit perfectly on the porch, dock or poolside or we just aren’t drinking it. Give me fresh. Give me easy. Give me juicy fruit. Is that too much to ask for? Continue reading