Tag Archive "graze-the-bench"

Hike The Bench with Niagara Vino!

Hiking, Grazing, Wine Tasting

Last weekend marked the seventh annual Graze the Bench weekend in the Beamsville Bench sub-appellation of the Niagara Peninsula wine region in Ontario, Canada. This is a relaxed weekend full of wine, food, and live music that ...

Trois Femmes Rosé

Beamsville, Land of Wine and Honey

Last Friday night the Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club (OWEC) monthly tasting was lead by the delightful Krystina Roman from Rosewood Estates Winery.

Graze the Bench Pass

Music, Food and Wine on the Beamsville Bench: Oakville Sommelier

Graze the Bench 2014, a 2-day celebration of wine produced on the Beamsville Bench viticultural area of Ontario, began last Saturday with a glorious day of weather, live bands, food and wine pairings at 8 ...

Lock, Stock, & Barrel

esoterica wine fair, part 1: Oakville Sommelier

In April the Wine Enthusiasts Club of Oakville (OWEC) held their first wine fair, esoterica. The afternoon was filled with wine of course, other libations, and food from 7 Numbers restaurants out of Toronto specializing ...

Beamsville Bench Vineyard Trail

Beamsville, Trails and Grazers: Oakville Sommelier

June 1st was the first day of the fifth annual Graze the Bench event in Beamsville, a celebration of area wineries with local chefs preparing the food and bands supplying the grooves. This was also ...

VQA, Ontario Appellations and Varietals: Oakville Sommelier

I recently presented an overview of Ontario VQA wines for the Oakville Newcomer’s Club Wine Group night. We tasted a variety of wines, mostly Niagara Peninsula VQA: Pinot Grigio, Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Baco Noir, Cabernet Franc, ...