Tag: Prince Edward County

Ontario Wine Makers Harvest 2020 Interview – COVID Edition

Tim Charisse, Kelly Mason, and Keith Tyers Ontario winemakers

This is my third 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…

3 Ontario Winemakers Share their 2019 Harvest Experiences

Ontario grape harvest 2019

This is my second 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…

3 Ontario Winemakers Talk about the 2018 Harvest

Ontario wineries interviewed for 2018 harvest

For the past few years, I have been covering the BC harvest by interviewing winemakers and finding out how the weather affected this year, what they may be doing new, and other tidbits of information.¬† But I had not interviewed…

Hinterland Sparkling Wines from Prince Edward County

Hinterland Wine Company

Cool climate areas are prime areas for making elegant sparkling wines. ¬†Champagne is a cool region in France, and is well-known for their sparkling wines, for example. In Canada our sparkling wine industry has been booming in my opinion. ¬†As…

The School of Cool: Chardonnay, I Do It My Way at i4C

Chardonnay i do it my way seminar small

This was the second seminar in our three seminars on Day 1 of the International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration. ¬†This seminar’s goals according to the organizers are to answer the following, “Winegrowers love Chardonnay for its versatility. 10 winemakers¬†will defend…