January 19, 2018 | By RJS Craft Winemaking
Here we are in the middle of winter season and for those of us who would rather be basking in warm sunshine, we find every reason we can to celebrate the Canadian cold. Well look no further than Icewine! January marks the season of the Icewine festival in the Niagara region which runs from January 12 to January 28, and in celebration here are 5 gre.. Read More
January 4, 2018 | By RJS Craft Winemaking
"Contains Sulphites." These are words you see on almost every commercial bottle of wine, but so many do not understand what this means. RJS Craft Winemaking will get to the bottom of sulphites in wine, compare commercial wine sulphite levels to craft wine, discuss how you can reduce them when crafting your own wine, and provide tips for storage and c.. Read More
December 7, 2017 | By RJS Craft Winemaking
Spice up your next holiday meal with our braised pork belly with caramelized apples recipe. Pair it with our En Primeur Winery Series Riesling Gewürztraminer; the spicy, caramelized flavours of the wine will complement the meal marvelously!
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 7-8 hours or 4 hours
Ready in: 12 hours
Ingredients for .. Read More
November 23, 2017 | By RJS Craft Winemaking
With all of the sweet treats, after dinner desserts, and celebrations ahead this holiday season, we wanted to provide you with some dessert wines 101 to not only help you understand wines better - but also to provide you with some tips for serving and enjoying these rich, decadent wines.
What are Dessert Wines?
In the context of wine styles, a .. Read More
November 8, 2017 | By RJS Craft Winemaking
At RJS Craft Winemaking, we are firm believers that every winemaker should have at least one German Riesling in their wine rack. Not only are they considered to be one of the best food pairing wines, but unlike most white wines, Rieslings age well due to their high-acidity. This was discovered many centuries ago when the wine gained popularity with .. Read More