Category: Ontario

My Ontario Wine Makers Harvest 2022 Interview

This is my fifth year interviewing winemakers in Ontario about their latest grape harvest and wine production.  To get a more complete picture of the harvest I asked the following questions to three winemakers in three different grape-growing regions of…

Birdie from Traynor Vineyard and grapecrush.wine in Ontario

Traynor VIneyard Birdie wine

It’s been a hot minute since I posted about an Ontario wine – so here I am, posting a very unique one for my comeback! This wine was a collaboration between Traynor Vineyard and @grapecrush.wine (Instagram) and it’s name is…

A Variety of Cocktails for the Holidays and Winter Months

Mulled wine

Depending on the season, many of us prefer different drinks.  For wine drinkers, for example, crisp white wines in the summer and big bold wines in winter.  Cocktails can also change depending on the season.  I received a few mulled…

Rosewood Estate Winery Praxis Cabernet Franc 2017

Rosewood Estate Winery Praxis Cabernet Franc 2017

Rosewood Estate Winery Praxis Cabernet Franc 2017 (ON $40 at the winery) It’s been a hot minute since I featured a local wine, so today I’m sharing a local Ontario Cab Franc: Rosewood Estate Winery Praxis Cabernet Franc 2017. This…

Canadian Wine Trends 2021: Ontario and BC Wine Region Interest

BC and Ontario red and white wines

This is my final article on Canadian Wine Trends 2021, where I will cover Canadian interest in Ontario and BC wines.  Not that this is a competition between these two provinces.  I am curious to see how much interest there…

Canadian Wine Trends 2021: Red, White, Rosé, Sparkling, and Ice Wine

Wine glasses filled with a range of red and white wines

This is the second of my Canadian Wine Trends 2021 articles.  Today I will cover our interest in red, white, sparkling and ice wine using Google Trends information.  As I mentioned in my first article, Wikipedia describes Google Trends as…