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A Celebration of International Cool Climate Chardonnay

June 3, 2012 by


On Thursday, June 14, 2012 sixty five privileged diners will partake in an evening of international cool climate chardonnay masterfully paired to fine French cuisine prepared by none other, the virtuoso of veau, the champion of champignon, the doyen of duxelles, Chef Didier Leroy.

Zoltan’s Notes – Benjamin Bridge

May 31, 2012 by


Zoltan returns with a video tasting (and sabering) of two Nova Scotia sparkling wines, and an all new GFR wine rating...

Gerard Bertrand and the Languedoc Wines of Chateau l’Hospitalet

May 30, 2012 by


Gerard Bertrand spoke about his family’s generations-long tradition of grape growing and his winemaking heritage, saying that "We are producing wines in the South of France for 24 centuries now, yet started marketing them in the last 24 years" and "Lick your stones to get a taste of the terroir".

Zoltan’s Notes – Three Cool Climate Chardonnays

May 25, 2012 by


In honour of the upcoming International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration (a.k.a. 'I4C'), July 20-22 at 12 locations in Niagara wine country, Zoltan waxes poetic on the following three examples of the cool climate Chardonnay.

It’s International Chardonnay Day! Sip and celebrate with 55 international winemakers…

May 24, 2012 by


Today marks the third annual International Chardonnay Day, and the fifty-five wineries of this year’s International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration (the i4c) invite you to join them in a virtual global tasting of the “coolest grape on earth”. Winemakers, cellar masters, sommeliers, and wine lovers from 14 wine regions around the world will be lifting […]

Rosewood Merlot Wins Big

May 23, 2012 by


Bold, balanced & smooth, Rosewood's 2010 Merlot is proud to have won Gold Medal at this year's 2012 Decanter World Wine Awards.

Great Legs and Great Bodies Flock to the Terroir Run

May 23, 2012 by


Last year über-local-food-promoting-fitness-buff-and-wino-set couple Rebecca LeHeup and Andrew MacKenzie decided that their running hobby needed a little more buzz. So, last year, inspired by Le Marathon du Medoc, they put together Terroir Run in Prince Edward County.