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“Calling all wine lovers”

Ada calling Grampa. Photo by Jessie Harrold.

Luckett Vineyards on the Taste of Nova Scotia blog Jessie Harrold has a lovely write-up of her family’s trip to Luckett Vineyards last weekend. The morning my family and I drove to the valley to visit Luckett Vineyards was sparklingly sunny and warming quickly into a lovely summer day. The read more

Grand Pré Landscape an International Treasure

Grand Pré. Photo, Wikipedia.

UNESCO has declared the Grand Pré Landscape to be a World Heritage site. Come visit this beautiful area and stop in at a few of the many wineries in this region: Grand Pré, Muir Murray, Luckett, L’Acadie, Gaspereau and Benjamin Bridge. Gorgeous, internationally important landscapes, fascinating history and lots of read more

Tidal Bay Press

Annapolis Highlands

If you’re looking to learn more about Tidal Bay, well, some wonderful writers have done the legwork for you. First up, Peter Mitham wrote a really in-depth article on what an Appellation means to Nova Scotia for Wines & Vines: Discussions regarding development of a standard for local wines began read more

“In Nova Scotia wine country, tipple a little Tidal Bay”

Tidal Bay in the Globe & Mail

Tidal Bay in the Globe and Mail Dean Jobb wrote a wonderful introduction to the Tidal Bay Appellation in yesterday’s Globe and Mail. On a sun-dappled patio surrounded by orderly rows of grapevines, Swiss banker-turned-winery owner Hanspeter Stutz raises a glass of honey-golden wine. “We have one of the hottest read more

“Start Wining”

“The 2012 Atlantic Canada Wine Symposium’s rising tide will float your boat” Craig Pinhey wrote about the upcoming Atlantic Canada Wine Symposium for the Coast. The Atlantic wine scene is growing healthily, as you’ll see when the Atlantic Canada Wine Symposium comes to town. The theme is “rising tide,” as read more

“Stores line up for Nova 7 wine”

Bill Spurr wrote a piece in the Chronicle Herald for today’s release of Benjamin Bridge’s popular Nova 7. IF YOU’RE A BUYER for a private wine store or the Nova Scotia Liquor Corp., the question isn’t whether you want to stock Nova 7, the question is how much can you read more

“Bear River, Avondale Sky win big”

Sean Wood wrote up his congratulations to Avondale Sky and Bear River in his column in the Chronicle Herald. Congratulations to Bear River Vineyards and Avondale Sky Winery for their recent success at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition held in Rochester, N.Y. Each came away with three medals. We read more

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