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Frontier BBQ & Smokehouse — BBQ until you drop in Niagara Falls

Best food Niagara Falls

By Michael Lowe

I usually avoid all-you-can-eat restaurants. Jostling with crowds trying to fill their plates with sub-standard fare is the main reason I steer clear. But Frontier BBQ & Smokehouse in Niagara Falls is one exception that makes me glad I broke my own rule. Continue reading

Vintages wine release: A gorgeous Rielsing from Vineland Estates leads the parade Dec. 10; plus Sonoma, B.C.’s Fort Berens and Italian gems

Best Ontario Riesling

Whenever a wine lover asks me for a pure and definitive example of Niagara Riesling, I invariably point in the direction of the St. Urban Vineyard. Continue reading

Delicious Vermont: Raising the bar, and spirits, for all things tasty in the Green Mountain State

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BARNARD, Vt. — It is the strangest of sights. Arriving at the newly erected Fable Farm Fermentory here in Barnard, a strapping young man approaches our small group and we exchange the usual pleasantries. He’s dressed in lumberjack chic with a classic newsboy cap and long trousers rolled up a notch or two. We are standing on the driveway that’s covered with fresh, sharp-edged stones hot from the sun. The man with the cool hat has no shoes on. HE IS BAREFOOT, and his feet look like he they have not had the benefit of shoes for a very long time. And I’m not even kidding. Continue reading

The Wine Wire: A not-so-bright LCBO idea, Pearls of wisdom, Winterfell wine, kudos to Sandra Oldfield, JoieFarm and more …

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Oh, the things that arrive in my inbox and news feed. Crazy things, cool things, weird things. It’s only fair to share with you. Continue reading

Ho, ho, ho … what a release it is at Vintages for Part II of the Christmas crush for Niagara wines!

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Oh, what a release it is … at Part II of Vintages big Christmas onslaught of top wines from around the world on Saturday. Continue reading

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