Over the past month, the Cave Spring Rosé has quickly found it's way into my weekly wine rotation! It checks on my wine boxes - local, tasty, budget-friendly and pairs well with seasonal foods. Cave Spring Vineyard is a local Ontario winery located in the Beamsville Bench, Niagara. They have a reputation for crafting elegant … Continue reading Wine of the Week: Cave Spring Rosé
Angel's Gate Winery in Beamsville, Niagara is one of my favourite wineries to visit in the fall. The property is beautiful, especially as the leaves start to change - the front overlooks Lake Ontario and the back is set against the Niagara Escarpment. Also, the winery building was designed in "mission" style because the Congregation … Continue reading Wine Your Way Through Niagara: Angel’s Gate
Summer is a popular time for people to pop the big question and there are lots of engagements to celebrate. While a bottle of bubbly is always nice for celebrations, why not gift something different? Wish the newly engaged couple a sweet marriage by gifting them a bottle of mead (honey wine). Mead wine is created … Continue reading A Gift for a Sweet Marriage: Mead Wine
For those of us living in Toronto we're just a couple hours drive away from several different Ontario wine regions, but it can be difficult to make the trip as much as we'd like (every weekend would be nice!). But there's now no reason to go further than 1000 Bay Street to taste some of Ontario's best wines. … Continue reading Wine Your Way Through Toronto: The Wine Shop on Bay
The Hare Wine Co. is a beautiful new winery to Niagara on the Lake, opening it's reclaimed barn doors in 2016. Located on the mature and bountiful lands of Niagara , the estate winery vineyard was named after the hare for it's symbolism of fertility and good fortune. When guests enter estate, the Hare Wine Co. wants you to experience … Continue reading Wine Your Through Niagara: The Hare Wine Co.
If you're like me and always put in charge of bringing the wine to family celebrations, then I'm sure you've started thinking about what will pair best with Easter dinner. Most Easter dinners involve pork or bird roasts that are complimented best by medium-bodied white and red wines. I've found three local Ontario wines that will work great with … Continue reading Wines for Easter Dinner