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13th Street Winery Detour Wines

Detour Wines

Whether you are simply searching for a descent wine to pair with dinner, or you fancy yourself as having a discriminating wine appreciation pallet, the question of what wine to buy can be daunting. For some people, confusion over choosing the best single varietal wine often leads to frustration. This is where 13th Street Winery […]

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Niagara Icewine Festival

2014 Niagara Ice Wine Festival

Bundle up and get out to enjoy the 19th annual Niagara Icewine Festival! With three weekends of events and tastings including the Xerox Icewine Gala, outdoor Icewine celebrations in Twenty Valley and Niagara-on-the-Lake, Wine and Cheese Seminars and the ever-popular Discovery Pass program and more! Join us this January as the Niagara Region celebrates winter like […]

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Niagara Wine Fest 2013

Niagara Wine Festival

This is one of our favourite Niagara area wine events, very near and dear to our hearts. We make sure to attend every year and this year is no exception. If you are looking for something to do this weekend, consider this event. This is a fantastic event for a date or girl’s day out. […]

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Niagara Icewine Festival 2014

Niagara Icewine Festival 2013

The Niagara Icewine Festival 2013 runs for the entire month of January, and there are events at local wineries, restaurants and venues throughout the Niagara region during the festival. The Icewine Gala: The Ice Queen Ball is on January 11th at the Fallsview Casino featuring wines from over 30 of Niagara’s wineries, along with chef prepared […]

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Wine & Art Weekend at Kacaba Vineyards

Wine & Art Weekend – Fundraiser for Niagara Children Centre Location: Winery Event Date: Sept. 22nd & 23rd, 2012 Time: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Each year, Kacaba Vineyards Winery hosts its annual Local Art & Wine Show. This year’s tasting bar tasting proceeds and collected donations will be are given to the Niagara Children’s […]

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Food Truck Eats Parfait

Food Truck Eats at Peller Estates Winery

On May 20th we attended the Food Truck Eats event at Peller Estates Winery. All 3,000 tickets were sold out for Sunday’s festivities. We ended up parking nearby and walking to Peller Estates to avoid the traffic. It was a beautiful day and from our Twitter feed we could tell that there was quite a […]

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Get Fresh Greenlane

Weekend at Twenty Valley’s “Get Fresh in the Valley”

Most of the first weekend of May was spent touring the Twenty Valley bench wineries for the “Get Fresh in the Valley” event. We visited many of our favorite wineries and got a chance to try out some new ones. In all, we had a couple of days filled with wine and food pairings, some […]

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Twenty Valley Get Fresh 2012

Twenty Valley’s “Get Fresh!”

If you are looking to enjoy the nice weather this weekend and some fantastic wine and food pairings, drive over to TwentyValley’s “Get Fresh in the Valley”. Sample some of the TwentyValley’s 24 wineries wines paired with amazing food, such as Angels Gate’s 2010 Rosé VQA paired with a Thai Fried Rice with Roasted Pork, Tawse’s […]

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Wine & Herb 2012

Wine and Herb 2012

Spring is here! The birds are chirping and plants are growing, which means it is time for the Wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake to host their annual spring wine event “Wine and Herb”. Spend any weekend in May visiting the wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake and tasting some of their wonderful wine and herb-themed food pairings. This event is open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays […]

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Donna at Niagara Falls

An American in Ontario

I am an American, born and raised in small town Pennsylvania. I traded in life in a small northern town for the big city of Atlanta, Georgia for college. I learned about grits, and greens and how to make a good sweet tea, learned how to say ya’ll and sing country music. I thought that […]

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