Tag Archives: Cabernet Sauvignon

Cuvée 2014, a celebration of Ontario’s most interesting wines according to the people who make them; top picks and favourites

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Wes Lowrey pours his Pinot Noir at Cuvee.

Cuvée 2014 has come and gone, a gala evening highlighted by Ontario’s top wineries showcasing what they feel is their winemakers’ most prized single wine (or at least what they wanted to present as a fine representation of what they do best). Continue reading

The sophomore vintage from Rockway Vineyards, plus Charles Baker’s single-vineyard Rieslings and Niagara releases at Vintages on Saturday

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The sophomore vintage from young winemaker David Stasiuk at the remarkably revamped Rockway Vineyards continues to build on a portfolio virtually remade from the ground up. Continue reading

A stellar Cabernet Franc from Pillitteri and Foreign Affair’s Conspiracy lead the charge at the Vintages release; plus Ravine, 13th Street Detour, Kacaba and Haywire

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The “nearly” Valentine’s Day wine release at Vintages on Feb. 15 features some gems from Niagara including a Cabernet Franc that’s not to missed. Continue reading

The ever-evolving wines from Rosewood Estate Winery on Niagara’s Beamsville Bench; plus new wine releases from Vintages on Saturday

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I have watched Rosewood Estate Winery, the family winery and meadery on the Beamsville Bench, grow from its very beginnings and have always been impressed with how it has evolved and improved its portfolio with each passing vintage. Continue reading

Thursday at Coppola’s — make it a date!

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By Michael Lowe

Even if you’re not currently engaged in the dating scene, there are a few good reasons to dine out with that special someone. Local restaurants are offering weekday specials for two and Coppola’s “Date Night” delivers a memorable experience. Continue reading