Tag Archive "niagara-escarpment"

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 ...

Clos Montmartre

Gamay, Nouveau, and Montmartre: Oakville Sommelier

As Americans are heading into Thanksgiving next week and selecting wine to pair with the occasion, the French are busy the week before preparing for what happens every year on the third Thursday in November, ...

Beamsville Bench

Wine, Bench, Beamsville: Sommelier’s Perspective

Last week I took two tour guide friends from the U.S. to one of my favourite places in the Niagara Peninsula wine region, the Beamsville Bench. Their big question was about the bench, what is ...

Niagara and Beyond: Oakville Sommelier

Recently my summer has been chock-full of grape experiences including a vinotherapy treatment inside the beautiful 100 Fountain Spa located at Pillar and Post in Niagara-on-the-Lake. They use grape-based products from local vineyards containing wellness ...