There was no vintage for M Cellars in 2014, and the winery took a tremendous loss. But this year, thanks to some innovative techniques learned from Canadian wine growers, his harvest should be huge. The techniques could help all the area's wine grape growers.
While things in Canada may not have reached quite that extreme - yet - after years of being passed over in favour of vodka, gin, the historic hero of cocktails from the negroni to the martini, is once more stepping onto the main stage. And as gin's popularity has grown, so has the number of brands.
Jason Sharpe, the general manager of the Prince Edward County winery on Lake Ontario's north shore, said that until he was approached by Ottawa-based Rabbi Levy Teitlebaum, he didn't know much about the process of making kosher wine. - See more at: http://www.cjnews.com/index.php?q=node/140859#sthash.iD61AyYh.dpuf
John Leburn, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of Corby, will leave the Company, effective August 31, 2015, and return to his native Scotland for family reasons. Antonio Sanchez has been appointed as his successor as Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer of Corby effective September 1, 2015.
The office of the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario announced the winners of the fifth annual awards June 15. The 10 winning wines, recognized as having attained a level of excellence by a tasting panel, were among 305 VQA wines submitted by 84 wineries this year.
One short year after processing the province's first sub-appellation proposal, the British Columbia Wine Authority faces an industry-led movement to overhaul its system of geographical indications (GIs).