Niagara Icewine Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary

Niagara Icewine Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary

MISHAE LEE January 9 marks the beginning of the Niagara Icewine Festival as it celebrates its 20th anniversary in what has become one of the most celebrated events in the region. The events kick off on Jan. 9 at the Niagara Fallsview Casino that will play host to the...
Best wine glass for drinking red wine!

Best wine glass for drinking red wine!

Choosing Your Red Wine Glass! Many different styles exist in varying degrees of quality, ranging from expensive crystal to cheap stemware. Though the choice of wine glass is purely based upon your individual preference, listed below are what wine experts suggest. Red...
Decanting made easy!

Decanting made easy!

Agitation is not something that keeps you in a state of restlessness when it comes to decanting, it is an elaborate word for stirring up the wine a bit! Decanting  The narrow neck of the wine bottle may not permit sufficient aeration. Decanting is simply transferring...
Best Wine Tasting Order?

Best Wine Tasting Order?

More and more people are starting to really enjoy learning to love the world of wine and have fun in the process. Wine tasting is not about being uptight or just for wine snobs. Here is a tip about the order of wine tasting that you will enjoy and can share with your...
Best Wine Tasting Order?

“What is the definition of a good wine”?

Does this sound familiar…”Very Yummy” or “Lots of fruitiness”. You can always rely on the trusty aroma wine wheel and decide for yourself. Has anyone had a whiff of “Wet Dog” or Smelly Socks? When you read the tasting notes describing wines you sure wonder how they...
Best Wine Tasting Order?

Recommended Ways to Heat or Chill Wines

Serving a wine at the ideal temperature will ensure that its full character and flavor are revealed. If the wine is too warm then the taste of alcohol will overwhelm the natural aromas and flavors of the wine. If the wine is served too cold then these aromas and...