Wine shop open Monday to Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm & Sundays from 11 am to 6 pm
Wine Service (tasting flights, wine by the glass) available daily, 11 am to 5 pm.
Don't miss our HalloWINE: All Treats No Tricks event! Click HERE for details!
Shop online 24/7 FREE SHIPPING IN ONTARIO for orders of 6 or more bottles.
Use discount code HIBERNATE at checkout to receive shipping discount.
2018 was a warm vintage; the fruit was fully ripe with excellent concentration and high Brix, resulting in a firm, medium-bodied, full octane Chardonnay at 12.5% alcohol. Aged 9 months in French oak (plus one barrel each new Hungarian and Bulgarian oak) and bottle aged for a year before release, this is a fabulous example of Ontario Chardonnay. Concentrated heritage apple notes (think Cox's Orange Pippin, not Gala) are balanced with subtle oak tones on the nose. Suggestions of apple and barely ripe pear continue on the palate with subtle hints of lime leaves or zest. This is a steely Chard with clean edgy acidity to balance the weight of the alcohol. Delicious on its own, but practically begs for a crumbly aged cheddar, a white wine Coq au Vin or seared scallops with beurre blanc.
"A fascinating nonconformist combining touches of incense, lime and pear on a lively, full palate."
IWSC 2020 panel
Alcohol 12.5% Residual Sugar 6.8g/L
Total Acidity 5.8 g/L
A sleek, full-bodied Gris, with notes of warm vanilla and poached pear on the nose. In the mouth, the wine is round, smooth and weighty, with suggestions of baked apples,...
Bold. Dry. Intriguing. Vinified from 100% estate grown Pinot Gris, hand-picked September 19, 2020. The fruit was whole cluster pressed before undergoing a long cool ferment in stainless steel.While decidedly dry and refreshing,...
Mabel's VCR is a fascinating blend of Viognier, Chardonnay and Riesling. Each wine was vinified separately, with the final assemblage taking place before bottling. Tasting Notes: Suggestions of preserved lemon,...
SILVER MEDAL, FINGER LAKES INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION Gorgeous dry riesling from 25 year old vines in the Vinemount Ridge sub-appellation. Wet flagstone, spring flowers, honeyed stone fruit and zippy apple...