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Plan Your Day in Pelham

January 28, 2024

Plan Your Day in Pelham Located in the heart of Niagara’s Wine Country, Pelham is made up of five villages, encompassing the communities of Fenwick, Fonthill, Effingham, North Pelham and Ridgeville. Rich in experiences for the whole family to enjoy, here are a few options to help plan your day in Pelham!   Breakfast at Nature’s…

Canadian Icewine History

January 1, 2024

In celebration of Niagara Icewine we are recapping what makes this luxurious libation unique and some inventive ways to enjoy it.  Canadian Icewines Icewine was discovered in 1794 in the Franconia region of Germany when an unexpected frost froze the grapes on the vine. Not wanting to lose their crop, farmers pressed the frozen fruit…

Canadian Sparkling Wine produced by Henry of Pelham

Canadian Sparkling Wine

November 30, 2023

In celebration of Canadian Sparkling wine and Cuvée Catherine Brut being selected for ‘The Enthusiast 100: The Best Wines of 2023’ list, we have decided to deep dive into our collection of sparkling wines and the process used to create this effervescent wine style. Canadian Sparkling Wines “Canadian Sparkling wine is all about elegance, style,…

Holiday Gifting by Henry of Pelham

November 10, 2023

With the Holiday season approaching, there are many questions on our minds. How long should you cook a turkey? Is the elf on the shelf watching me? And most importantly; what is the perfect gift? While we can’t answer all your Holiday questions, we can answer one. Whether gifting for your special someone or trying…

White Wines

September 21, 2023

  White Wines We may not know which varietal of wine Galileo was referencing when he said “Wine is sunlight, held together by water,” but the quote brings to mind a rich Chardonnay from the Niagara Peninsula appellation. Home to approximately 55% of Ontario’s VQA wineries, the Niagara Peninsula produces grapes for white wine varieties…

Dry Rose Wine

Rosé Wines

September 1, 2023

Rosé Wines Nothing beats a refreshing glass of Rosé! Rosé can be made using a variety of methods; however, the basic process involves the skins of red grapes touching the wine for a short while, staining it a pretty pink colour. Our Classic Rosé wine is made primarily using our Gamay grapes and is on…

Short Hills Park

Plan Your Day in the Short Hills Bench

August 8, 2023

Plan Your Day in Niagara Benchlands Dine, hike, shop, drink local! Revalee Brunch Café – Start your Niagara Benchlands adventure at Revalee Brunch Café. This local café 0ffers modern brunch fare including unique vegan dishes from the bounty of Niagara. With options like a Smoked Salmon Rösti, Duck and Waffle, Vegan Strawberries and Cream French…

Food on a picnic table made by the Short Hills Kitchen

Plan Your Day in St. Catharines

July 14, 2023

Plan Your Day in St. Catharines Coming to St. Catharines, Ontario for the weekend and not sure what to do? We’ve got you covered with a few of our favourite local spots, including a stop at Henry for a tasting! Mirepoix: Start your day with a tasty brunch at St Catharine’s local French-inspired bistro, Mirepoix.…

Henry of Pelham Baco Noir Grape Vines

Wines as Provinces

February 17, 2023

Provincial Wine Pairings From Vancouver Island in the west to Cape Breton Island in the east, Canada features a plethora of wine regions from sea to shining sea. Read on for suggested pairings with each of the Canadian provinces.   Province: British Columbia Wine Varietal: Baco Noir Reflecting BC’s adventurous spirit, baco noir is not…

Add these Niagara Events to Your Calendar

October 3, 2022

Here’s your Fall Forecast: Add these Niagara Events to Your Calendar Niagara is breathtaking this time of year. Fall is definitely a season not to be forgotten (especially in Niagara). It’s known as the season to get “cozy” and just embrace change. From the metamorphosis of the leaves (evolving from bright yellows to vibrant reds),…