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
winemaking barrels
May 14, 2015 | By daryl.time@arterracanada.com

The Winery Series is making everyone rethink craft winemaking

Since the introduction of Cellar Classic’s Winery Series, winemakers across the country have been singing its praises as one the best wine kits available on the market today. “We’ve been pleased with the response to The Winery Series from our customers,” says Iain and Shannon, owners of Blanshard Street Winery in Victoria, BC, who have been i.. Read More
Uncorking wine bottle
April 17, 2015 | By daryl.time@arterracanada.com

Welcome to our new Craft & Cork

It’s a newsletter. It’s a blog. But most importantly, Craft & Cork is a place where RJS and its retail partners can share their passion and knowledge about craft winemaking with the world (starting with people in our own backyard). We craft winemakers are a passionate group of people - from the sourcing team at Constellation Brands who sourc.. Read More

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