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Niagara Escape Tour with Wine Enthusiasts from Oakville

The Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club (OWEC) Niagara Escape Tour proved to be another superb vinous affair for the group of members and guests who attended! About 50 participants met in the Niagara Peninsula wine region ...

Hamilton Food & Drink Fest 2015

Drinks and Food from Hamilton to Oakville

At the Hamilton Food & Drink Fest in April there was an impressive showing from local restaurateurs who brought a vast array of culinary offerings to Hamilton, and there were also many drink options to try! The Twisted Lemon Restaurant was on the ...

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.

Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club

Go South Young Wine Drinker…

The warmest and southern-most wine producing area in Canada, Pelee Island, makes some good wine! The Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club (OWEC) kicked off the year with an entertaining, delightful and delicious presentation from Pelee Island Winery.

Niagara Peninsula Wine Route - Winter 2014

Ontario Wine, 2014 Vintage

Each year Vintner’s Quality Alliance (VQA) Ontario publishes a report on vintage conditions for the previous year in the major wine appellations of Ontario: Niagara Peninsula, Lake Erie North Shore (LENS), and Prince Edward County ...

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Wow! Navarra and Rosado: Sommelier’s Perspective

“The Wines of Navarra: Wow!” is the title of a recent seminar I attended in Toronto about wine produced in the northern area of Spain. Barry Brown, President of The Spanish Wine Society, and Jordi Vidal, Consejo ...

Tre Amici Wine Agency and Rita Tonino from Campo alls Sughera - Bolgheri DOC, Italy

Thanksgiving, Turkey and Bolgheri: Sommelier’s Perspective

Wishing you a happy Thanksgiving weekend with wine! But which one to drink with your turkey? There are many answers to this question, and they are all right. For white wine drinkers, an oaked Chardonnay, ...

New Chianti Classico logo

There’s a new Chianti in town (and in the Provinces of Florence and Siena)!

This past month found me at an event in Toronto tasting a preview of the new Chianti Classico category: Gran Selezione.

Nine Karlo Estates wines were tasted at the May OWEC night.

You always have to have wine in your glass: Sommelier’s Perspective

The Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club (OWEC) tasting in May was a wonderful evening. Winemaker Richard Karlo and his partner Sherry Martin from Karlo Estates located in the Prince Edward County (PEC) wine region of Ontario presented ...

Cottonwood Wine Agency at esoterica

esoterica wine fair, part 4: Oakville Sommelier

This is the final report on the esoterica wine fair held by the Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club (OWEC) in April. If you have been keeping up with this series over the past few weeks, you can ...

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