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Canadian wines take centre stage at Vintages Saturday, plus the birth of Arterra, and West Avenue cider reviews

Canadian wine

By Rick VanSickle

Are you getting excited? Are you ready to rock the Canada 150 celebrations on July 1? Do you have your cellar stocked with Canadian wines? We can help with that. Continue reading

Pillitteri’s bold $10.95 solution: A Niagara red wine ready to take grocery stores by storm

Niagara red wine

By Rick VanSickle

Niagara’s Pillitteri Estates Winery has taken a bold step toward expanding its retail capabilities with a dramatic strategy for a grocery- and market-only wine. Continue reading

‘We did it, we finally did it:’ West Avenue Cider opens their doors to new retail facility at long last

Ontario craft cider

By Rick VanSickle

It is the culmination of dream, a seemingly impossible dream of owning a cidery and apple orchards in Ontario and throwing open the doors for the first time to paying customers. Continue reading

UPDATED: Malivoire’s Mottiar named winemaker of year at Ontario Wine Awards: Full results

Ontario wine

(From a news release) The 23rd year of the Ontario Wine Awards showed just how dynamic the contemporary Ontario wine industry is across the province — from the large companies to the boutique and garagiste producers. This year the awards ceremony was held at Niagara College and their Benchmark Restaurant, hosted by Rush’s legendary guitarist, Alex Lifeson. Continue reading

CanadaWINE150: A tip of the hat to the pioneers, the risk takers and visionaries in the Canadian wine industry

By Lydia Tomek

Being Canadian is something that I am so proud of.  My parents each immigrated here with nothing but the shirt on their backs and a big dream. Continue reading

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