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Nine Not-to-Miss Ontario Wines

Enjoy the company of friends, family and local wine made right here in our own backyard. Here are our picks — available in small batches only for a limited time. Get them while you can!

 

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Sparkling Personality

FRESH Sparkles VQA

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FRESH is famous for fun, fruit-forward blends. True to its name, this bubbly’s green apple and white peach flavours are naturally fitting. Why not crack it open and add festivity to any moment?

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Big Red

Seasons Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

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This red is fabulous enough for the finest restaurants, but still easygoing. Big and spicy, it's delicious with hearty casseroles or sturdy cheese.

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Royal Lineage

Pillitteri Revelry Viognier 2013

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This regal white hails from Ontario’s 2015-16 "Grape King." From a Niagara winery with old world roots, this wine is fragrant with flower blossom and peach aromas. Try it with curry or Thai food.

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Fruit-Forward

Pillitteri Blossom Rosé 2013

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Three generations collaborated on this fruity rosé, with sublime results that radiate raspberry and strawberry flavours. Fun, fruity and subtly sweet, try it with seafood or salad.

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Trail Blazer

Vieni Estates Bruce Trail Red 2011

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An earthy red with dense tannins and leather notes, this wine is great with steak. Even better, a portion of sales will go to the Bruce Trail Conservancy. How delicious!

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Rosé Sparkler

Vieni Estates Bruce Trail Rosé Sparkling VQA

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Stop and smell the rosé! This local sparkler is all about fragrant bursts of strawberry and cherry. Sip and savour, or try it with pasta. This is a bubbly way to celebrate – and support – our oldest hiking trail.

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Niagara Classic

Strewn Gewürztraminer VQA

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This is Niagara Gewürztraminer at its fruity, spicy best. Classic notes of lychee and lemon are intertwined with local Niagara mineral flavours. Sip with something spicy.

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Zest for Life

Brickyard Riesling VQA

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This is an exceptional example of Niagara Riesling at a great price. Juicy and vibrant, this Riesling offers quintessential Niagara flavours of zesty green apple, pink grapefruit and mineral. Try it with salad or chicken.

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Get Fancy

Sue-Ann Staff Fancy Farm Girl Flamboyant Red 2014

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Sue-Anne Staff, a fifth generation grape grower, is the winemaker and "Fancy Farm Girl" behind this wine. With flavours of red plums and spice, try it with pork tenderloin and a balsamic reduction.

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