Vintages Picks

Southbrook’s Dry Rosé

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SOUTHBROOK 08 Cabernet Rosé, VQA Niagara on the Lake (Winery/Vintages in the Fall) $17.95 Hits a lot of wine spots – refreshing, kinda rich…

Refreshing Cider

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Try something different this summer – refreshing cider. CLOS SAINT-DENIS 07 Dry Cider kicks in at 10 percent alcohol – a sipper. Refreshing apple…

Best Local Brut

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HENRY of PELHAM keeps inching its way closer to Champagne with its Brut ‘Cuvée Catharine’. Austere, and stony dry – almost no flavour but…

CBC & Fuzion

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The CBC asked recently “why all this Fuzion?” CBC’s popular radio show, Q recently had a couple of my wine writing colleagues – John…

Tasting Malivoire Wines

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A few days ago I celebrated Martin Malivoire Day – my annual get together/tasting with the owner of one of Niagara’s top wineries (and…