|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!