Tag Archives: Vintages

A note from the Wine Council of Ontario to changes on rules to cross-border wine shipping

Note: This is the note sent out by the Wine Council of Ontario, and obtained by Wines In Niagara, to wine council members in regards to recent news that Bill C-311 is on its way to being passed by Parliament. It isn’t promising. Continue reading

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The summer white wines of Beamsville Bench’s Fielding Estate and Thirty Bench Wine Makers

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The 2011 white wines in Niagara are being released fast and furiously as wineries clamour to capitalize on the warm spring and the early onslaught of visitors to wine country looking to stock their cellars for the patio season. Continue reading

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Coyote’s Run Chard, nicely aged Lakeview Syrah lead charge at Saturday’s Vintages release

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The Vintages release of Niagara wines on Saturday pulls out a couple of wines from the vaults including a nicely aged Syrah from Lakeview and a Chardonnay from Coyote’s Run with a little bottle age. Continue reading

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Famed Marynissen Winery sold to Chinese group

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The selling of the historic Marynissen Winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake is “bitter sweet” for the family. But, as of Friday, the winery will no longer be owned by Sandra Marynissen and her husband Glen Muir. Continue reading

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Malivoire Wine Company creates a portfolio uniquely all its own in Niagara

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The original plan for the Malivoire Wine Company was very simple. Make some great quality juice in small amounts, open up the cellar doors for a couple of weekends a year and sell what you’ve got. Then repeat year after year. Continue reading