As we inch our way toward winter our palette in the Dukát Household tunes to wine. We find wines to be so cozy, unique and creative that anytime we get a chance to enjoy a bottle of something beautifully made, we are IN! We love wines so much that on our wedding day we had a skilled sommelier teach us and our guests about the six different wines we had chosen to pair with our wedding day feast!
So, we were thrilled to be invited to Queen's Park to cover the Lieutenant Governor's Awards Reception for excellence in Ontario Wines. To be surrounded by some of the best wine-makers in the country was a lesson in persistence, perfectionism and passion! We wanted to share these with you, because, if you love wine too - or if you're simply vino-curious - this is an excellent place to start. A stipulation of wine nominations was that they be commercially available for purchase so pick something to celebrate tonight with someone you love and bring home a bottle of excellence! Salut!
Angela & László
Riddled Sparkling, 2009, Flat Rock Cellars
Riesling, 2010, Hernder Estate Wines
Riesling Icewine Reserve, 2013, Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate
Sauvignon Blanc Signature Series, 2013, Peller Estates Winery
Small Lot Riesling “Wild Cask”, 2013, Thirty Bench Wine Makers
Gravity Pinot Noir, 2012, Flat Rock Cellars
Riesling, 2014, Creekside Estate Winery
Chardonnay, 2013, Ravine Vineyard
Gamay Noir Private Reserve, 2013, Peller Estates Winery
Small Lot Block 12-140 Syrah, 2012, Rockway Vineyards