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Niagara Wineries, Part 2

3) Henry Of Pelham (290 John St E, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0)

I love this place!! Great staff and the 3 brothers who run the place are real innovators and just a group of fun guys. The winery even has the burial ground for Henry Smith and Catherine Smith, the original owners of the land, who received the land as a gift from the English royal family for bein…

Niagara Wineries

The absolute perfect region of the Niagara peninsula is home to about 88 wineries as of today, It is nearly the same size as the 7375 that the region of Bordeaux has 🙂 No matter how much you love Ontario wines, there is just no comparisons to the full bodied reds that Bordeaux produces, or is there…?

If you have ever thought bout about visiting some of …

Wine, before the beginning.

In 2006 a movie called “A good year” came out. It starred Russell Crowe and a bunch of French actors. The movie was about a cocky investment banker, who just learned that his uncle passed away and left him his Chateau in Provence, where he spent much of his childhood learning about tasting wines and the secrets to growing a vineyard. To make a long story short, he fell …

Food and Wine…but mostly wine.

I walked over to a table with a bottle of Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon. As I asked the guests who would like to give it a try, they awkwardly pointed at each other, volunteering one another, afraid to give it a try. I tried to put them at ease buy telling them wine is simple; you either like it or you don’t. 

This scenario occurs regularly in many rest…