July 10, 2015 | By daryl.time@arterracanada.com

A passionate winemaker takes “BEST OF SHOW”

The passion and pride craft winemakers feel when they present their own vintages to the world was demonstrated once again at the 2015 WineMaker Magazine’s Amateur Winemaker Competition. And this year’s recipient for Best in Show in the Kit/Concentrate category, Wally Hemming, definitely exudes passion for his craft. Wally won this coveted prize w.. Read More
amateur craft wine maker
July 9, 2015 | By daryl.time@arterracanada.com

Craft winemakers make it another great year!

Close to 3,000 bottles of wine made their way to Vermont earlier this year as entrants in the WineMaker Magazine International Amateur Wine Competition, sent by craft winemakers all hoping theirs would be chosen as among the best vintages of the bunch.  This annual event acknowledges all the hard work, dedication, and talent that amateur winemakers .. Read More
microvin winemaking team
June 25, 2015 | By daryl.time@arterracanada.com

The joy of seeing wine lovers become winemakers

Any wine lover can tell you that the experience of wine is everything. The rich, robust flavours of an Amarone on a cool evening, or a refreshingly crisp Pinot Grigio in the summer sun can create a delicious escape from a busy day. This is the same feeling we have when a wine lover discovers the joy of making their own craft wine. This is what drive.. Read More
Chilean Winemaking
June 11, 2015 | By daryl.time@arterracanada.com

Chilean wines are continuing to find new fans, is it the grapes?

For centuries, people crafted their own wines using local fruits, berries, and plants. Today, seasoned and amateur home winemakers have taken up making their own craft wines using grapes grown in regions from all over the world.  Impressive wines – with remarkable flavour, body and character – are crafted in an increasing number of homes each ye.. Read More
Barcelona City
May 28, 2015 | By daryl.time@arterracanada.com

Dinner inspired by Barcelona

Have you ever had a memory so profound that a mere aroma takes you back to that specific time and place? They say that the human sense of smell is the strongest memory trigger of all of our senses so I’m not surprised we have them as often as we do. [caption id="attachment_542" align="alignleft" width="323"] Restaurant on quay of port of Barcelo.. Read More

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