Wine, Craft Beer & Restaurant Reviews

Weir Winery Stymied

by Jeffrey Reed, Editor, It appears the final putt may have dropped for Beamsville, Ontario-headquartered Weir Winery. The 4041 Locust Lane retail and hospitality centre, brand, carrying the name of 2003 Masters Tournament winner Mike Weir of Bright’s Grove, Ontario, has closed its doors. The Weir Winery website has posted this note: “The Mike […]

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Wine Review: David Hearn 2015 Limited Edition Chardonnay Riesling

              by Jeffrey Reed, Editor, The St. Catharines-based Rockway Vineyards is well known for its robust Ontario VQA. Vineyards located on premium grape growing land in the Twenty Mile Bench sub-appellation are famous for their mineral-rich soils which echo those of Burgundy, France. In Fall 2015, Canadian PGA […]

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London’s Anderson Craft Ales Wins National Silver

Anderson Craft Ales in London has won silver in the cream ale category at the 2017 Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference. Father and son Jim and Gavin Anderson opened their Elias Street craft brewery in August 2016. “The feedback and local support we’ve gotten in this neighbourhood and in London has been very positive,” said […]

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