30 Days of Local Wine – Day Thirty: Pelee Island Winery, 2010 Lighthouse Chardonnay Pelee Island VQA with Recipe For Honey Mustard Shrimp & Scallops Skewers

Our final wine of 2011’s 30 days of Local Wine, the 2010 Lighthouse Chardonnay Pelee Island VQA from Pelee Island Winery makes a wonderful accompaniment to cheeses, seafood and white meats. Whatever you serve this wine with should be as delicious and full of wonderful light flavours as the Chardonnay itself. Their viticulturalist has specially…

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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Twenty Nine: Black Bear Farms & Estate Winery, Strawberry and Red Raspberry

Our final fruit wine for this years 30 Days of Local Wine, the Strawberry and Red Raspberry from Black Bear Farms & Estate Winery is a perfect wine to enjoy during the holidays. Made from sweet strawberries and Red Raspberries grown on Black Bear’s farm, this wine would be nice to enjoy a glass with…

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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Twenty Eight: Erie Shore Vineyard, 2007 VQA Unoaked Chardonnay

The 2007 VQA Unoaked Chardonnay from Erie Shore Vineyard is a lovely, fruity, but dry mid-bodied white wine. “It’s fruity, fresh apple and pears, good mouthfeel, medium body and nice clean acidity to make this one fresh and lively wine to sip on”, says Gary Killops of the Essex Wine Review. The wine has a…

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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Twenty Seven: Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery, 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon

If you’re looking for great value, you will find it here in Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery‘s 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon. You will be hard pressed to find as good an Ontario Cabernet Sauvignon at this price point. This wine is well received dry red wine with a nice medium body, good tannins and acid and is…

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