Tag: Grand CREW

Colchester Ridge Best Wine In Canada – Robert Stephen (CSW), Windsor Square

Filed in News, Red Wines, Wine Reviews on January 1, 2014

(TORONTO, ON) – When I review a wine I usually spend at least 15 minutes with it. Strangely this year, while travelling I tried close to 200 wines, but most were sampled in under a minute. I will not include these “quickies” in my list but note amongst the quickies Portuguese and Spanish wines impressed […]

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Sip & Savour Ontario – Dean Tudor, Wine Writer

Filed in News, Wine Reviews on July 22, 2013

Sip & Savour Ontario (locally grown food paired with VQA wines, June 19 The Date and Time: Wednesday, June 19, 2013   6:30 PM to 10 PM The Event: Sip & Savour Ontario (locally grown food paired with VQA wines) The Venue: Fermenting Cellar, Distillery District The Target Audience: consumers, wine media The Availability/Catalogue: the catalogue […]

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June 9, 2013 – Colchester Ridge Estate Winery Grand Crew 2008 VQA with bellauitand merlot cheese and Cabernet Sauvignon VQA 2008 Vintner’s Reserve with Grilled sirloin.

Filed in Wine Reviews on June 9, 2013
June 9, 2013 – Colchester Ridge Estate Winery Grand Crew 2008 VQA with bellauitand merlot cheese and Cabernet Sauvignon VQA 2008 Vintner’s Reserve with Grilled sirloin.

Fresh Pairs! Sometimes steak is the star of a meal, but not when served with Colchester Ridge Estate winery’s bottle of red! These dynamic pairs will liven up every grilling occasion. We enjoyed Cabernet Sauvignon VQA 2008 Vintner’s Reserve with appetizers including presidents choice bellauitand merlot cheese.  Then grilled sirloin steak, grilled romaine salad with […]

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Colchester Ridge Estate Winery – Lake Erie North Shore Uncorked – Kenny Galloway

Filed in Wine Reviews on June 1, 2013

I just returned home from a 2-month political campaign project in San Bernardino, Southern California, A.K.A. “San Berdoo”. I was pleasantly surprised to find two bottles waiting for me, sent for review from Colchester Ridge Estate Winery (CREW) out of Ontario, Canada. Let’s see how they hold up! This will be my first tasting ever of […]

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The CREW Cult – Robert K. Stephen (CSW), Windsor Square

Filed in News, Wine Reviews on May 17, 2013

By Robert K. Stephen (CSW) (WINDSOR, ON) – The term “cult wine” means extremely small batch production usually at a very high price, and not available to the general public. The CREW 2008 Vintner’s Cabernet Sauvignon clocks in at $50. That is a mighty hefty price for Lake Erie North Shore and risks eliminating many […]

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CREW 2008 GRAND CREW Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot Review – Gary Killops, Essex Wine Review

Filed in Wine Reviews on May 5, 2013
CREW 2008 GRAND CREW Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot Review – Gary Killops, Essex Wine Review

 5.00 Overall Score  Winemaker’s Notes: This delicious well balanced blend offers aromas of Chocolate truffles, cherry pipe tobacco  and rose water. The full mouth feel and well managed tannins glide across the palate with flavours of plum preserves, cocoa, and vanilla spice. Barrel aged 4 years. This extraordinary wine should be decanted before serving.  AGEABLILITY: […]

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