Megalomaniac an Iconic Winery. Owned by John Howards, it began as a retirement project to help raise funds for kids. John Howards is not owner of this Winery but also owner of Winery in Bordeaux’s Region.With He is a firm believer that with the right viticulture practices, implemented by one of Niagara’s great vineyard managers, Duarte Oliveira, the essence of Bordeaux can be achieved in Niagara John will definitely change winemaking in Canada.
Megalomaniac Winery boasts 110 acres of vineyards with panoramic vistas of the escarpment and Lake Ontario. Vines are imported from France directly and the wine is aged in French Oak to guarantee the best of flavours. The bottles feature a series of Faceless executives wearing the bowler hat with an unique title.
We have visited Megalomaniac Winery and been seduced by the authentique scenery. the tasting fees start from 5$ for 4 glasses which is very cheap.
Wine tasting notes : deep, and rich red color reminds of French Bordeaux red Wine and we Fan. Nice spice flavours within medium/full bodied
Great person, Great winery, Great wine!
Located in the heart of Niagara on the Lake, Stratus Winery is a gravity flow winery and dedicated to comit to sustainability and wines of top of Canadian Wines.
Works with a beautiful Unique blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlort, Cabernet Franc,Tannat, Petit Verdot,and Malbec. Startus Winery has dedicated all his wine passion into each single bottle of wines and combined all the hard work into a stylish Niagara winery.
We had visited Stratus and been impressed by the atmospher as well as the winery itself. Suprinsgly very good wine with a nose showing dense and high aromatic black currant, blackberries, plums, casis, spicy notes and oak. On the palate Dark Fruits by lavish spice, complexity and elegant in mounth.
A beautiful wine scored by Rick Vansickle 94 points.
We love Stratus Winery and the service was very good. We are waiting for the 100% Petit verdot which should come in 2017!
Big Head wines a an awarded-winning winemaker owned by Andrzej Lipinski and family produce small-batch Artisanal wines.
Big Head wines Winery is located in Niagara s Wine region, in the center of one of the best wine region in Canada. They focus on wild fermentation and appassimento winemaking method.
Beginning with one corner of a vineyard at Vineland Estates in 1998, Andrzej Lipinski who started by doing consulting for Colaneri, Megalomaniac, Rosewood,… became one of the best wine maker in Canada. He has created one of the top winery in Niagara that we have enjoyed to visit during our trip in Canada.
Wine notes: We have tried different wines, Red wine as well as White wine , we have been seduced by this nice pale yellow gold color with lifted aromas, apple notes and a rich fruity palate.
Some hint of spice and vamilla (oak). Great value within a Great Wine!
The winery where the grapes are located in the centre of the vineyard. This allows the grapes receive immediately after they were harvested in perfect condition and in its right maturation point.
In the selection of grapes you work using two tables: one in which the best clusters and the other in which grain is selected for grain are chosen. Then each table grape goes directly to a special stainless steel tank; from then on, identifying wines not only by strains, but also starts planting areas.
Bodega Filgueira makes vinification in stainless stee; French barrels and American are used to give a high quality of wine.
Petite Winery Notes: We visited one of the top Winery in Uruguay with a high quality of fruits that in can feel in your glass.
The Santa Cruz Winery, part of the Almacruz division of the Grupo Empresas Cardoen, began its activities in 2003, aiming the production of up scale fine wines and the offer of a unique enotouristic destination in Colchagua. This is how our President, Carlos Cardoen, inaugurated the Santa Cruz Winery in 2006, bringing to life a project that receives thousands of tourists every year, and trades its wines with great success in Chile and around the world.
Petite Winery Notes: We have visited the winery and had enjoyed the wine tasting. Wine is powerful with Spicy notes ideal with BBQ
This is the one of the most iconic Biodynamic Winery in South America based in Maipo Valley. Viña Antiyal (Children of the Sun in Mapuche). Own by Alvaro Espinoza Leader of organic viniculture in Chile and his Wife Marina Ashton (Irish Roots) started off 0.5 Hectare of Cabernet Sauvignon in Alto Jahuel enologist and now with more than 20 Hectares.
Produce more than 6000 Bottles a year in a small cellar and can manage12,000 l in seven stainless steel tanks, with a capacity of 2000-3000 l.
Petite Winery Notes: Our meeting with Marina was amazing! We have tasted a High standard wine with a perfect Balance that Petite winery has never tasted before.
Our winery was founded as a family business, driven by passion of Wine and to always provides better results. To achieve this, they follow and care closely the whole process, from the vineyard to the glass and to reflect their
The varieties that they produce are, Albariño and Chardonnay white wines, Merlot, Tempranillo and Tannat red wines, Tannat being the variety that identifies wines from Uruguay.
Petite Winery Team has tasted the wines and really appreciated it.
Caelum is a family project born in 2009. After more than ten years of farming, they decided to complete the cycle of the vine with wine making. Within a strong passion in wine, seeking the highest quality, respecting the environment and maintaining a family structure to ensure the care of each bottle.
Recruiting a Well-known Italian Winemaker Guiseppe Franceschini, the wine started to create an European style wine with elegance in Malbec grapes.
The winery is located in Mendoza, in a gorgeous scenery, Petite Winery has taste one of the top wine in Argentina.
One of the greatest pleasures is a nice lunch with a wonderful variety of gourmet dishes paired with the best wines from Ruca Malen. This is one of the most famous wineries of Mendoza, where you will have an unique dining experience, at a table near the vineyards, overlooking the mountains.We picked a Salad with apple chips paired with Sauvignon Blanc and a juicy steak paired with a Malbec Argentina.
The attractive winery built in orange brick with large windows that offer a wonderful view of the vineyards and to the mountains. We have been amazed by their wine and that’s the reason you can find Ruca Malen red and white wine in our Webstore..