Crown Bench Estates http://www.crownbenchestates.com Tue, 19 Dec 2017 09:54:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 Canada and Wine: A Tradition that is Getting Bigger and Bigger http://www.crownbenchestates.com/canada-winemaking/canada-and-wine-a-tradition-that-is-getting-bigger-and-bigger/ Tue, 19 Dec 2017 05:00:46 +0000 http://www.crownbenchestates.com/?p=50 Popularity of wine in Canada and worldwide for that matter, thanks to promotion in several medias (the latest one: FamilyDick series), for several years, is pretty big, that's a fact. How big of an impact for the industry was made thanks to marketing wine this way? Let's find out.

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To most of the Canadians, consumption of alcohol is a part of daily life. They love to hold a glass of wine while relaxing, partying, and attending other music festivals. Celebrations and events like wedding anniversaries and birthdays are mostly ‘toasted’ with a bottle of wine. All these factors demonstrate that the Canadian society promotes drinking, sometimes by offering discounts on some renowned brands and sometimes by linking alcohol consumption with sophistication and fun.

 80% of Canadians drink alcohol

Icewine preparation - a growing tradition

Due to this huge emphasis on wine, the vintners in the country are able to thrive their wineries . According to a study conducted in the recent past, near about 80% of Canadians drink alcohol. Both large and small wineries existed there side by side. However, the coming up of wineries owned by small families known as ‘farm gate’ or boutique ventures has challenged the supremacy of the big wineries. These wineries use different winemaking tradition and some of them, because of the quality wine they craft, became increasingly popular among other vintners too.

Though Canada is well-known in the world for producing wines through various methods like organic, biodynamic, and others yet wine enthusiasts prefer to taste its Icewine mainly. Over years, the tradition of Icewine preparation is growing larger and larger. Approximately, 15% of the overall annual crop produced in Ontario comprise of grapes required for making such a wine. Common grapes that are used in making white wine are Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Chardonnay, and Vidal whereas for red wine, Cabernet Franc is mostly harvested.

Gathering Grapes

Gathering Grapes

When the temperature in Canada goes below -8 degree Celsius, only then the harvesters can begin their job. They hand-picked the frozen grapes at night and crushed them without delaying. To give the wine a more complex taste, the grapes are dehydrated to concentrate both the juice and the sugar.  Icewine’s individuality is mainly due to its high acidity level, balancing the sugar concentration in the grapes.

History of Icewine

Canada Ice Wine

Canada Ice Wine

However, Canada is not the inventor of Icewine. It was first produced accidentally in 1794 in Germany. But, with its huge production in the country has made this wine almost a Canadian product. Since the country started taking parts in international Icewine competitions, there’s hardly a single competition when Canada hasn’t proudly walks off with medals. Over a couple of decades, the vintners has fully utilized the chilled weathers of the country to uphold their inherited tradition of making this wine. Apart from her, Germany and Austria also try to prepare this sweet beverage.  But their not-so-cold weather prevents them from manufacturing it consistently.

In 2013, approximately 100 wineries have crafted 2.5 million bottles of Canadian Icewine that contributed almost $70 million in the overall revenue of the country. In fact, the country occupies the top position in using its traditional method of making such a wine. In producing Icewine, Canada has gained different awards both at national and international levels. A considerable part of this wine is exported from the country to Hongkong, Taiwan, and Japan.

Taste this outstanding beverage with light and sweet desert after dinner.

Wine Consumption In Pop Culture

Wine is popular theme in many TV shows, movies and other medias. Just notice, how it’s in usual American family, the housewife is doing her things in kitchen while always having a big glass of white wine. The culture of wine-drinking has been popularized for many years and it’s not a bad things, at all.

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The Ultimate Guidebook to Buying Quality Wine http://www.crownbenchestates.com/wine-selection-guide/the-ultimate-guidebook-to-buying-quality-wine/ Fri, 24 Nov 2017 07:57:46 +0000 http://www.crownbenchestates.com/?p=94 When you walk into the aisles of the supermarket, you may get overwhelmed by looking at the shelves displaying white and red wines. You may end up spending on the bottle having either the enticing label or giving you discounts. If you think that buying premium quality wines means spending more, hit the brake. The […]

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When you walk into the aisles of the supermarket, you may get overwhelmed by looking at the shelves displaying white and red wines. You may end up spending on the bottle having either the enticing label or giving you discounts. If you think that buying premium quality wines means spending more, hit the brake. The wine world is ever changing with lots of them hitting the market daily. As such, picking the one that will meet your expectations is a daunting job. For your ease, we have shared some tricks enabling you to grab the right one. Go through it to know how to do that conveniently.

Don’t let the Screw Cap Flatter You

Sadly, screw cap wines from time immemorial have been marked as a low quality and cheap wine. Today, many winemakers regard screw cap wines as a cost and cork-saving option. As a result, you can expect that its quality has also improved by them. When it comes to sweet and white wines, vintners prefer to use it as it works as a better sealer as compared to the cork, reducing your chances of grabbing a bad bottle. However, screw caps are not good for red wines, especially when you are planning to keep it on your shelves for a long time. It’s because red wines need the slight airflow which only a cork can ensure.

Cork Versus Screw-Cap

Cork Versus Screw-Cap

Select the Food Consciously

Lamb and Rioja Wine

Lamb and Rioja Wine

Have enough time in your hand while choosing the food you’re going to serve with the wine. If the dishes are spicy, fruity and soft Chilean Reds can be a perfect match. Similarly, keep a Rioja bottle if lamb is what you have planned in dinner.

Chicken is outstanding for light-styled Pinot Noir. Buy Canadian wine to enjoy it with steak as the side dish.

Take Suggestions at the Store

The world of wine is indeed interesting. And, gathering knowledge about it is even more. Head towards the local wine store and ask the staffs for suggestions. Asking your wine snob friend about which one to buy is not at all a bad idea. If you feel shame in presenting yourself as a wine-novice, browse online. Numerous blogs on how to buy a quality wine are there to enrich your knowledge on that. One thing is for sure- every time you take a sip from your wine glass, you’ll discover an engaging fact about it.
Choosing wine from store

Choosing wine from store

Go to a Winery

Visit a winery

Visit a winery

Visiting a local winery is a unique experience. Most of them have tasting rooms where you can taste your desired wine. From the server, you can clear all your queries related to buying wines without breaking your bank. The server will suggest you solutions with a smile. Many wineries in Canada offer tours across their winery- you will love to see how they do their business. Fun events like festivals or music nights are also sometimes arranged by these wineries. It means that you can have unlimited fun while sipping your favourite wine. To know the winery in your state, land on the website of Wineries by State.

Grab Free Wine Tasting Offers

Numerous alcohol stores, mainly wine bars reserve a night in every week offering their customers to taste the wines they want absolutely free of cost. Sometimes, these stores set a discounted price to draw in more customers with their offer of cheap wine tastings. On those nights, people from different communities sharing the same interest go there. As such, you can have quality time in interacting with them. You can go on trying new wines by spending less during such times.

Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting

Avoid Buying

Try to stay away from the lucrative deals like ‘Buy 1 and Get 1 Free’, and etc. It’s better to skip such a deal that is being offered by your local liquor store. Experts suggest so because in their opinions the extra wine bottles coming at the price of the one are the surplus bottles that they want to clear from their stores. That being said, you are likely to get a low quality wine if you get attracted by the offer.
Try to stay away from the lucrative deals like ‘Buy 1 and Get 1 Free’, and etc. It’s better to skip such a deal that is being offered by your local liquor store. Experts suggest so because in their opinions the extra wine bottles coming at the price of the one are the surplus bottles that they want to clear from their stores. That being said, you are likely to get a low quality wine if you get attracted by the offer.

Hundreds of quality wines are available at the market at a reasonable price. But, you have to take aside some time to do the hunting properly.

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Suggestions from Experts on Buying White or Rose Wine http://www.crownbenchestates.com/wine-selection-guide/suggestions-from-experts-on-buying-white-or-rose-wine/ Tue, 31 Oct 2017 18:51:46 +0000 http://www.crownbenchestates.com/?p=87 The post Suggestions from Experts on Buying White or Rose Wine appeared first on Crown Bench Estates.

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Always head to well-known wineries of Canada as you can expect to get quality wines there. These wineries with their experience and dedication craft easy style of drinking. If you’re going to taste white wine for the first time, you can consider going to small and independent wineries where you can clear your queries by asking questions to the staff directly. Many a time, customers think that the price they can afford shows their status directly. However, this notion is completely wrong. The staffs in small wineries are happy to help their buyers by giving the right suggestions.

  • Tawse Winery

    Tawse Winery

    Always head to well-known wineries of Canada as you can expect to get quality wines there. These wineries with their experience and dedication craft easy style of drinking. If you’re going to taste white wine for the first time, you can consider going to small and independent wineries where you can clear your queries by asking questions to the staff directly. Many a time, customers think that the price they can afford shows their status directly. However, this notion is completely wrong. The staffs in small wineries are happy to help their buyers by giving the right suggestions.

  • Sauvignon Blanc

    Sauvignon Blanc

    A lot of white wine types are there. As for instance, Sauvignon Blanc is there for those who love to drink wines having a fruity fresh flavour. In the same way, Pinot Grigio has a neutral taste with the aroma of pears. On the one hand, if Chardonnay is available in toasty and buttery taste, then on the other hand, Chenin Blanc enables one to enjoy an apple flavour. To buy the wine that has the flavour you wanted, knowing the various tastes of the white wines is essential.

  • Try new wines

    Try new wines

    When you visit a bar with your friends for a night out, then you will surely come across a wide range of alcohols. Today, most of the bars of Canada display on their menu the specialties of various kinds of white wines. As such, you can easily pick the wine that will meet your taste buds completely. Go on experimenting with different kinds of white wines. You may get the one that becomes your favourite in the long run. Trying, after all, is never bad. Drink white wine with meat and bring some change in the regular way of drinking white wine.

  • Use Sauvignon Blanc for dinner

    Use Sauvignon Blanc for dinner

    While arranging a dinner for your guests, make sure that you have kept a bottle of Sauvignon Blanc on the dining table. It is the best beverage that you can serve in the dinner to impress your guests.

    Fresh light white wine goes well with lots of salad and BBQ in the summer nights. If you have made arrangements for a main course dinner containing rice or bread, then opt for oaked Chardonnay.

  • Riesling wines

    Riesling wines

    Depending on the skin colour of the grapes used, the shades of the white wine differ. Oftentimes, you can find flecks of pink, yellow, and green colour in the bottles of wine. White wines are crafted to be drunk within a short period of its production.

    On the contrary, if it is kept in the bottle for a long time, more complexities will be formed. These kinds of issues mostly happen with Chardonnay and Reisling wines. 

    With the aging of the white wine inside the bottle, its colour takes a darker shade. Some of the oaked white wines with the passage of time adopt the flavour and colour of the wood.

  • Jura Savagnin

    Jura Savagnin

    For determining age-worthiness, style and the area in which the wine is produced should be taken into consideration. For example, Sauternes’ ultra-sweet whites last for quite a long time.

    Some of the white wines that can be kept intact for more than 20 years are Quality Malvasia, Sauternes with plenty of noble not, Jura Savagnin, Beerenauselese Reisling of Germany, and Ice wines. Avoid buying sweet wines as they become drier as they age and start to have a complex flavour, which may not be liked by many.

While navigating the wine shops, you should take a friend who is a wine geek. Asking for advice prior to spending huge dollars on a wine bottle will be a judicious act. However, the wine your friend suggest may not appeal to you. In that case, seeking suggestions from professionals is the best tip. But, at the same time, you shouldn’t be afraid of experimenting.

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Influence of Wineries on the Communities http://www.crownbenchestates.com/wine-selection-guide/influence-of-wineries-on-the-communities/ Sun, 01 Oct 2017 16:42:23 +0000 http://www.crownbenchestates.com/?p=65 The post Influence of Wineries on the Communities appeared first on Crown Bench Estates.

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According to the 2011 propriety database of the Wine Business Monthly, Canada has near about 432 wineries. These wineries are playing major roles in strengthening the tourism of the country further by crafting wines that carry their predominant characters perfectly. Rapid growth of the wine industry in this area has fostered the communities in living harmoniously. As the wineries keep on developing, it brings socio-economic benefits to the next-door communities.
Tinhorn Creek

Tinhorn Creek

Setting-up of Wineries Increased Job Opportunities

Establishment of wineries, irrespective of its size, has created a lot of job vacancies. Jobless youths passionate about wine can seek employment there. With increasing emphasis on winemaking round the world, people are becoming wise about their selection of wine. Many are choosing winemaking as a career. Anyone from a nearby community can choose to work in the following fields of a winery.

Job Opportunities

Sales and Marketing

Sales and Marketing

Education and Hospitality

Education and Hospitality

Operations and General Administrations

Operations and General Administrations

Apart from this, setting up of wineries has also enabled the students of the communities situated in close proximity with it to go for harvest internships. If you love to travel to different parts of the world, this may interest you.

Brings Fun to the Communities

Ice Wine Festival

Ice Wine Festival

To boost the sales and revenue generation, many winemaking companies are arranging fun events and festivals. Though they have their own business objectives in mind while planning such an event, yet these owners look at it as one of the ways to strengthen their relationship with local communities.

On these occasions, the nearby residents can take part in fun events to enjoy unlimited while drinking wine. Sometimes, wine tours are also held. While touring, people come to know about the hard work and dedication that lie behind the wine production.

From the grapes cultivation to the packaging of the bottle- everything is brought to the customers in an engaging way. When the wineries share a sustainable relationship with the communities, their businesses can thrive quickly.

Canada has near about 432 wineries

On both society and individuals, the impact of wineries can’t be denied. Presently, the residents and wineries have a positive social relation between them. However, there is still some room left for its improvement. By working on their marketing zones, they can gain long-lasting clients from such communities. To target the common mass, treating the clients individually by selling the words is significant. Only then, people, whatever their ages are, will come forward to allow the wineries to work there without facing any challenges from them. This initiative, in turn, can hugely increase the local market share of the wineries.

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However, when there is a winery selling quality wine, youths feel inclined to step into the premise. It’s not bad to consume wine as it offers some medicinal benefits. But, if anyone is exceeding the limit, it may be hazardous for his or her health. In such a situation, the bonding between the winery and the client can get disturbed. Hence, it’s important that the residents should have control on their alcohol consumption.

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Elite Traditional Family-Owned Wineries in Ontario Canada http://www.crownbenchestates.com/canada-winemaking/elite-traditional-family-owned-wineries-in-ontario-canada/ Mon, 04 Sep 2017 21:35:29 +0000 http://www.crownbenchestates.com/?p=57 The post Elite Traditional Family-Owned Wineries in Ontario Canada appeared first on Crown Bench Estates.

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Wine-lovers across the world regard it as the liquid battery containing syrups of memory. To give you the taste you’re looking for in a quality wine, it has to undergo a series of methods. While pouring wine from the bottle to your glass, think about the efforts that the workers of wineries are giving- their little decisions leave impact upon its personality and outcome. Have respect for those people who dedicate their entire life in preparing this artisan-made beverage.

Wine is the sunlight, held together by water.’

Galileo

In Ontario of Canada, wineries are thriving. With more than 180 wineries throughout Ontario, it is contributing 71% of the total Canadian volume of wine. Some of them are elite traditional family owned whereas others have sole owners who have established the winery recently. The stories of such family-owned wineries are no less interesting. So, are you ready to get transported to the wine-world and see how they do it?

Tawse Winery at Vineland Ontario

Standing on the slopes of Niagara Escarpment, Tawse Winery begins making wine in their biodynamic vineyards in 2001, but the winery was opened in 2005. Being an age-old family-owned winery, they source their fruits from old growth to ensure the richness and depth of the outcome product. By doing so, they make certain that they have successfully expressed suitable story of origin and terroir through their productions.

Tawse Winery at Vineland Ontario

Tawse Winery at Vineland Ontario

Consulting winemaker Pascal Marchand and winemaker Paul Pender under the guidance of the owner Moray Tawse have contributed enormously to help the company in evolving as a pioneer in this field. Among many, one of the outstanding wines that has added to its reputation is The Tawse 2007 David Black Merlot. By winning medals in 2012 for 32 wines, it has emerged as emerged as one of elite wineries of Canada. Additionally, Canadian Wine Access Magazine in three consecutive years, 2010, 2011, and 2012 has awarded it with the title ‘Canadian Winery of the Year.’

PondView Estates Winery at Niagara-on-the-Lake

PondView Estates Winery

PondView Estates Winery

Nestled in the heart of wine-land of Niagara, PondView Estates with their 3 generations of experience in winemaking is offering out-of-the-world wine to its customers. After the settlement of Giuseppe Puglisi in Canada in the year 1965, he started growing grapes and used them to prepare his wines. With the passing of torch, the son of Puglisi, Lou has become the owner of the company.

By embracing the traditional way of cultivating the finest wines, Luciano in 2008 has gained the title of Grape King. This title was awarded to him by the Ministry of Agriculture. Since its establishment, it has received many awards both at national and international level. In 2012, PondView Estates took home the title of Year’s Best Dessert Wine given by Wine Access Canadian Wine Awards.

The Reif Estate Winery

Sharing a long history in supportable practices of winemaking with his family, Ewald Reif, the founder has set a benchmark in wine preparation since 1977. In 1987, Klaus has taken the responsibility of carrying the business further from the shoulders of his uncle Ewald. Using the advantage of being born in a winemaking family, Klaus has excelled in producing estate bottled wines chiefly. By using the tools appropriately, they are making some of the world’s best wines from their vineyard spread over 125 acre.

The Reif Estate Winery

The Reif Estate Winery

Till date, they have won many awards which include Best Canadian Winery in 2002, Vidal Icewine won Wine of the Year in 2004 at Ontario Wine Awards, and so on. Apart from it, because of outstanding contribution of Klaus Reif, he was given Lifetime Achievement Award by Ontario Wine Society in the year 2010.

All the above-mentioned family-owned wineries are well-known for producing a wide range of wines like the fruit wine, red wine, and others. With the versatility of vines and our love for wine, the fact that someone is working hard behind it shouldn’t surprise you. To enhance the wine’s quality, many of these owners start working with wine producers from other renowned wine producing regions of the world by increasing their investment level. Only when their labels become a preferred choice for most of their consumers, their efforts are rewarded.

Next time when you visit Ontario, reserve some time to pay a visit to their wineries to thanks them for their dedication face to face.

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Best Wineries of Ontario State in Canada http://www.crownbenchestates.com/canada-winemaking/wineries/best-wineries-of-ontario-state-in-canada/ Wed, 12 Jul 2017 05:18:58 +0000 http://www.crownbenchestates.com/?p=38 The post Best Wineries of Ontario State in Canada appeared first on Crown Bench Estates.

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For all the wine enthusiasts out there- some of the world’s best wineries have made Ontario its home. Not only the quality of grapes have brought success in the wine industry of Canada, but also the labour, quality knowledge, and winemaking procedures of the vintners have contributed immensely in this rapid booming.  If you’re looking for some places where you can sip the world’s best wine, count on the following wineries.

Hidden Bench

Serving customers from around the world for more than a decade, Harald Thiel of Hidden Bench gives his effort to produce premium quality wines. Selective use of the cutting-edge technologies and eco-friendly practices of growing vines and harvesting them have enabled them to give a tough competition to its rivals. The management of the low-yield crops coupled with their sustainable traditional practices have given them the best fruit juices. Consequently, they bring to the customers wine that carries the sense of time and place while exhibiting its individuality. Though they prepare a wide range of wines, yet Nuit Blanche wine, a combination of a white Bordeux, is quite popular among the wine freaks.

Hidden Bench Winery

Hidden Bench Winery

Reif Estate Winery

Reif Estate Winery

Reif Estate Winery

One of the largest family-owned wineries in that area is Reif Estate Winery. Since its establishment in 1983, the young vineyards that extend to 125 acre are exploited to the full by the owner. They have gained specialization in producing estate bottled wines. Without opting for its blind-tasting wines, your trip to Ontario will not complete. What kind of wine do you prefer to drink? Are you interested in trying something that has citrusy flavours? Then, Reif Estate’s The Empress Chardonnay can quench your thirst.

Fielding Estate

People when think of Fielding Estate, the first think that comes to their mind is their superb quality ‘Fireside’ wine. The good news is that you can grab a glass of Fireside by spending less than $15. If you want wines that have strong tastes as compared to Fireside, then also, this winery won’t upset you. You can go for Gewurztraminer and Riesling, the varietals of single white. When it comes to red wine, Fielding’s cabernet blend is a class in itself.

Fielding Estate Winery

Fielding Estate Winery

Five Rows

Five Rows Winery

Five Rows Winery

To give you a high class boutique wine experience, Five Rows is using two main vineyards of Pinot Noir. Besides this kind of wine, five other varietals like Riesling, and Syrah, of about 100 cases come in this winery every year. By harvesting exceptional fruits, they craft spectacular wines. Focus on the balance management of vineyard has enabled them to produce highly concentrated wines successfully. To taste their wines, you need to schedule your appointment.

Norman Hardie

At this trailblazer of Prince Edward County, you should expect to get wide varietals of Burgundian wine. A great part of the reputation of this region to ensure quality wine experience to the customers rests mainly upon the winery Norman Hardie. The owner of this winery works with the objective of expressing how the cool soothing climate of Ontario can reap benefits for one interested in making wines.

Norman Hardie Winery

Norman Hardie Winery

Leaning Post

Leaning Post

Leaning Post

Uncork Pinot Noir’s bottle of Leaning Post and let yourself loose with its cherry-cola like palate. The vintage produced by this company in 2010 is simply excellent. From hand-picked grapes of the region, the vintners are obsessed to make wines that will proudly carry the essence of the place. Some of the wines that will compel you to spend some more dollars on it are 2013 Chardonnay, 2014 Gamay Noir, and 2012 Merlot.

Peller Estates Winery

To explore what Peller has to offer you, you need to spend hours there. Having a diversified portfolio of wine not only in the region, but also in the country, the tasting rooms of this winery remain crowded with guests tasting the samples. Apart from it, this winery is also renowned for organizing a series of food events. If you’re planning to visit Peller Estates Winery soon, don’t forget to try the juicy and light 2012 Gamay Noir.

Peller Estates Winery

Peller Estates Winery

Stepping inside any of the wineries mentioned above will be a pleasant and ever-lasting experience. Make certain to go through the websites of these wineries to get an idea of the prices of your favourite wines in advance.

Have a happy wine day in Ontario!

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Best Winemaking Traditions in Canada http://www.crownbenchestates.com/canada-winemaking/best-winemaking-traditions-in-canada/ Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:23:16 +0000 http://www.crownbenchestates.com/?p=9 The post Best Winemaking Traditions in Canada appeared first on Crown Bench Estates.

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Wine, today, has emerged as an integral part of our lifestyle, culture, and diet. Many wineries are doing experiments to increase their sells by using various methods of wine preparations. Do you know how many types of wines are there? Actually, a lot of. These wines vary in their tastes and smells depending on the method used by the owner. Different winemaking traditions of Canada over years have served its customers with unique wine experience. On the basis of whether the carbonation process is used or not, the winemaking tradition is divided into two main categories- one, sparkling wine production (has carbonation), and the other is still wine production (carbonation is absent).

Some of the traditions that are commonly used in making wine are described in detail below. Let’s start reading.

Organic Winemaking

To make organic wine, the owners of wineries use grapes that are free from chemical fertilizers or pesticides. Only good quality healthy grapes are selected by the harvester to produce such wines. Depending upon the health of the soil, the quality of the vines is judged. There are several organic vineyards across Canada. Frogpond Farm, Malivoire, and Southbrook Vineyards are only a few of the wineries in the country that have been recognized as certified organic vineyards. Recently, for selling organic wines, a new label is introduced by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. A maple leaf rising from a field with biologique Canada organic written on it will be the logo of the organic wineries.
Organic Winemaking

Organic Winemaking

Canadian Ice wine

Canadian Ice wine

Canadian Ice wine

It is a sweet desert wine which in Germany is known as Eiswine. When the temperature goes down below 17 degree and the grapes on the vines froze, the harvesters begin manual harvesting. They pick the grapes at night when the temperature reaches the lowest point. Before thawing, the grapes are pressed. The juice remains inside the skin of the grapes as ice crystals. After making it undergoes several processes that take months, the ultimate product- the Canadian Ice Wine is produced. Prior to selling it, its intensely sweet taste is balanced through acidity and it achieves a dry and clean finish. You will get a combined flavour of mango, peach nectar, and tropical fruits while the smell will remind you of lychee nuts.

Biodynamic Winemaking

Biodynamic wines are prepared by adopting biodynamic method of growing grapes. Most of the owners of wineries in Canada claim to notice improvements in the management of crop diseases, in enhancing the fertility of the soil, and in the quality of the vineyards. They also reported that this method enables them to create stronger and more vibrant tastes. In several blind tasting, professionals have appreciated the taste of biodynamic wine. Mysticism that is involved in this biodynamic method takes the craftsmanship to the next level. In exhibiting, flavour, texture, and smells, this process gives outstanding results.
Biodynamic Winemaking

Biodynamic Winemaking

Homemade Wines

Homemade Wines

Homemade Wines

In olden days, only grapes were used to prepare wines. But, nowadays, fresh juices, sterilized juices are also used to bring some versatility. Using sanitized equipment, the vines are harvested from the clean environment. To impress your guests at the dinner party with sweet and mild wines, choose blueberries. For robust flavours, strawberries and loganberries are the best. While preparing the wines at home, people take into considerations the amount of natural sugar present in the fruit. Like the commercially prepared wines, the homemade wines don’t get spoiled easily. Moreover, you can prepare it within a quick turnaround time. No prior experience is required to give it the taste of a $50 plus wine bottle. Isn’t that great?

Though most of the wines in Canada are made from grapes, yet other plants or fruits can be used. As for instance, honey is used in making the wine, Mead.

If you’re a wine lover, then you surely have noticed that the wine industry has experienced a huge transformation in the last few years. With the coming up of the advanced harvesting machines, the owners of the wineries are able to expand the size of their vineyards, and indirectly, their businesses. Science and art is combined well to make modern wine unparallel. Without losing the individuality of the wine types, its quality is maintained by using the available technology in a professional manner.

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