Wine is being produced and consumed by humans since 6000BC. It has been an integral part of few major religions. Ancient Greeks and Romans had Gods who represented wine. It is also used in religious ceremonies of Christians and Jews. Ontario winery has some of the highly regarded award winning wines that are sure to exhilarate your senses.
Wine is an alcoholic beverage that results from the fermentation of grapes and other fruits. The variations in taste and quality of wine usually result from the type of grapes used, the fermentation process, and the degree of human intervention in the entire process.
Wines made from a single variety of grapes are called varietal wines. Blended wines, on the other hand, are made from several different grape types.
Both varietal and blended wines have unique tastes and qualities associated with them. Blended wines can be a bit smoother and softer than varietal wines. Pinot noir, Chardonnay, and Cabernet Sauvignon are good examples of varietal wine, whereas Red Bordeaux is a combination of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Malbec, and Petit Verdot.
Ontario winery has an exquisite collection of both varietal and blended wines. Pinot noir, Chardonnay, and Merlot are available at most competitive prices and can be ordered online.
Wines made in Europe get their names from the region they are produced. Bordeaux, Rioja, and Chianti are common examples. Wines produced outside Europe are classified by the variety and type of grapes used in their production. Examples of recognized non-European locales include Okanagan Valley and Niagara Peninsula in Canada, Napa Valley and Sonoma Valley in California, Hawke’s Bay and Marlborough in New Zealand, among others.
Red wine is a type of wine made from dark-colored grape varieties. Grapes can be reddish, beautiful blue, or deep purple. Grape skins are responsible for the red wine’s distinct color spectrum that can range from ruby red, deep violet, maroon, almost black, deep purple, and…