We recently had the occasion to explore the food and wine scene in the Niagara region for the first time since 2019 and the news is good.
One [topic] that receives a lot of discussion, and negative press, is the topic of sulphites in wine. They take the blame for everything from migraines to allergic reactions. After all, isn’t any chemical added to wine bad?
Wines to make your Father’s Day Celebration Perfect
June has one major celebration to observe – Father’s Day. It doesn’t get as much press as Mother’s Day, but it should include good wine and food too!
Wines of Sicily and Other Wines You Need to Try This Month Lately, Sicily has been on my mind. It may have something to do with fact that two friends have recently travelled there and shared their adventures on Facebook. At any rate, obsessing on Sicilian wine is a good thing since it is diverse, delicious, and pairs up with…
Christmas is coming, but what to gift the wine lover in your life? Fortunately, we have ideas that we are happy to share…
Wine reviews and thoughts on local food from the Farmer’s Market
Inniskillin is a winery that played a pivotal role in transforming the Ontario wine industry.
Louis M. Martini Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon 2018
Our Wine Journeys Weekend Wine this week… Cabernet Sauvignon is just about the perfect BBQ red. It has enough structure to stand up to full flavoured food off the grill and still enough refreshing acidity that your palate enjoys every sip. This wine is smooth and full bodied delivering an abundance of ripe blackberry, cassis, mint, and black cherry fruit wrapped in tobacco, smoke, spice, caramel, coconut, and vanilla. The added benefit is this Sonoma County red is both excellent quality and good value in the increasingly expensive world of California Cabs. A bottle of this recommended weekend wine would be perfect to enjoy with a Father’s Day BBQ.
★★★★+ (out of 5)
$24.95, on sale for $21.95 until June 20 (Vintages)