Cold Vines, Warm Hearts - Ottawa has Wine!
Canadian Wine? In Ottawa? YES!
But Ottawa? This frigid capital doesn't exactly conjure up visions of lush grapes and plentiful harvests, especially with winter temperatures reaching -35 degrees Celsius. How is it possible that the LeBlanc’s have found vineyard success in these Arctic-esque conditions?
The Emergence of Cold World Wines
Talk About a “Firm” Foundation!
A Family's Labour of Love
A Day at the Winery
Smokie Ridge Vineyard has opened my eyes to the incredible potential of the Ottawa area and has introduced me to a whole new world of wines - a whole new cold world, that is!
As always, I welcome and encourage your comments. Have you ever tried a wine from a lesser known area? How did it go?
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