|Past hybrid selections from Smokie Ridge|
Thus, I was thrilled to read the VQA has accepted Marquette as a legit grape variety. This means growers can sell wine made from this grape in the LCBO and at farmers' markets. WOOT!
|Good times at Domaine Perrault|
In the meantime, the Eastern Ontario Wine Producers are working hard to deliver quality products, so I'm heading out this weekend to get my share. Have a look at the Wine Maps page to discover what's near you.
PS - La Vida Local is now running local wine & food tours throughout the Ottawa / Eastern Ontario / Gatineau areas. I have yet to take a tour with them, but it looks fun ... AND you don't have to worry about driving!