Posts in the Category: Did You Know?
Question of the month: Do any wines that I make have Gluten in them?

I cannot have Gluten in my diet. Do any wines that I have made from you have Gluten in them? Gord Thanks Gord. Excellent question. Below is an article from our industry leading publication ,Winemaker Magazine. Wine and gluten allergy (Author: Alison Crowe, Winemaker Magazine 2010) I myself don’t suffer from Celiac Disease, nor am I gluten sensitive more...

The World's Largest Wine Barrel

The worlds largest wine barrel, located in Heildelberg, Germany holds 220,000 litres and stands over 6 meters high. Built in the 1700’s, it is said to have never been anything but empty. What a pity even though there is a dance floor built on top of it for “partying”. Photo Credit: Ken Meegan more...

New Series - Did You know?

World's Largest Bottle of Wine The world’s BIGGEST BOTTLE of wine holds almost 1,850 Litres and is completely filled with Ice wine. Made by Wang Chen Wines in Northern China, this bottle stands 15 feet high and takes two people just to wrap their arms around it.  That’s a lot of Ice wine to consume. I’ll stick with my 375ml bottles thank more...

"Cheers" From Around the World!

I always love to hear ‘Cheers’ or ‘Toasts’ in different languages. It’s like sharing a good wish with all mankind. And, what better time of the year than the Holidays to share a list of “Good Wishes” from around the globe. One of the things I like most about a toast is that they all seem to have one thing in more...