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Passing the torch on i4c and the new wine releases from Harald Thiel’s Hidden Bench winery on the Beamsville Bench

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Hidden Bench winery owner Harald Thiel, in the photo above, is a big fan of Chardonnay, especially those grown and made in cooler climates. Continue reading

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Wild blends, quirky varietals all part of the Vintages release on Saturday for Niagara wines

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The Vintages release on Saturday features some wild blends, quirky varietals and a couple of go-to Rieslings from Niagara. Continue reading

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A feast fit for a night of wine and winners at the Ontario Wine Awards Gala 2013

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By Mike Lowe

Where there’s fine wine, there’s usually great food and Friday night’s 19th Annual Ontario Wine Awards Gala, held at Queen’s Landing in Niagara-on-the-Lake, showcased both in grand style. Continue reading

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Canadian wineries head back to U.K. for huge tasting in London for critics

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Note: Nearly 90 different Canadian wines, including some of the countries best sparkling wines, are heading to London this month for a media and trade tasting. Continue reading

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UPDATED: Ontario’s best wines (well, most of them) come under scrutiny at the top provincial wine competition

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The past two weekends a panel of 12 judges and several volunteers gathered at Crush Wine Bar to assess over 500 wines from 73 different Ontario wineries. Continue reading