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Wines of B.C. Part I: Reviews for Culmina, Time, Coolshanagh, Hester Creek, Evolve Cellars and McWatters Collection

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By Rick VanSickle

From the Golden Mile Bench in the Okanagan Valley to the cool northern tip of the Naramata Bench, we begin a two-part look at the wines of B.C. with reviews for new wine releases from Culmina, Coolshanagh (top photo), Time, McWatters, Evolve and Hester Creek. Continue reading

Harvest vignettes from Niagara wine country with stops at Ravine, Vineland Estate, Stratus, Rosewood and Fielding

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Rick VanSickle

It’s getting down to the brass tacks in Niagara wine country as winemakers and growers turn their attention to the late-ripening red grapes during Harvest 2018. Continue reading

How a prolific wine collector from Quebec ended up buying into Niagara’s Domaine Queylus

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By Rick VanSickle

The man sitting next to me at the St. Catharines Club dining room on a sunny fall harvest day in Niagara amassed a wine cellar with a staggering 35,000 bottles in his heyday of collecting. Continue reading

Jean-Pierre Colas Unplugged: The unmasked wines of Niagara’s 13th Street winery

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By Rick VanSickle

Niagara’s 13th Street Winery isn’t so much a winery as it is an oasis of goodness in the heart of Niagara wine country that touches all the senses. Continue reading

A new winemaker for Calamus, plus Part II of a stacked Vintages release for Niagara wines

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By Rick VanSickle

This is a busy time of the year for 2027 Cellars winemaker Kevin Panagapka — and it just got a whole lot busier. Continue reading

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