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Ontario Wine Report – May 2015


Prince Edward County by David Lawrason and Sara d’Amato In the wake of two major Prince Edward County tastings in recent weeks (County in the City in Toronto and WineAlign’s trip to Terroir in Picton) I offer thoughts, opinions and reviews on the “state of the County”. Having followed the County from the days in […] More

Season 5, Table 7 of “So, You Think you Know Wine?”


Shocking Chablis (a.k.a. Chainsaw Wine) Will “So, You Think You Know Wine?” contestants Jennifer Huether, MS, Bill Zacharkiw, and Chris McDonald be able to chainsaw their way through the wine at Table 7? Without any clues, host Seán Cullen takes each table through the swirling, sniffing, and gurgling ritual of wine tasting—asking them to correctly identify […] More

Special Event: Wines of Portugal, A World of Difference.


Challenge Your Senses, Enjoy the Unique and Taste the Soul of Portugal! You’re invited to discover the exceptional diversity of Portuguese wines during this exciting night where you will meet winery principals and winemakers, travelling to Toronto for this special event. WineAlign members enjoy a special discount on the ticket price. “Here’s your chance to […] More

National Wine Awards of Canada

Discover Canada's best wines! In 2014, 19 judges tasted 1,335 wines from 209 wineries across the country to identify Canada's top wines.

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World Wine Awards of Canada

Seventeen judges tasted 1,000 wines in 21 categories in 2014 to find the world's best wines sold in Canada under $50.

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Whisky

Whisky (Scottish English and British English) or whiskey (Hiberno-English and American English) is a type of distilled alcoholic beverage made from fermented grain mash. Different grains are used for different varieties, including barley, malted barley, rye, malted rye, wheat, and maize (corn). Whisky is aged in wooden casks, made generally of white oak, except that in the United States corn whiskey need not be aged. Whisky is a strictly regulated spirit worldwide with many competing denominations of origin and many classes and types. The typical unifying characteristics of the different classes and types are the fermentation of grains, distillation, and aging in wood.