Canadian wineries have now proven in international competition that
they can consistently rival the best wineries in the world. And
Canadians are supporting them, buying more Canadian wine than ever
before. Responding to the explosive growth in the number and range
of Canadian wineries, Tony Aspler now updates his highly popular
Vintage Canada, adding more than 40 new Canadian wineries and even
more insights into this ever-burgeoning wine industry.
Praised by critics, peers and readers alike, Aspler shares his
vast knowledge of Canadian viticulture in this his most
comprehensive volume on the subject to date. With profiles Canadian
wineries from one end of the country to the other, and tasting
notes highlighting the best wine each produces, this book is an
invaluable reference for all wine lovers. Vintage Canada sparkles
with Aspler's entertaining, easy to read style and his logical,
quickly referenced organization of material.
One of Canada's most widely read wine writers and perhaps our
best known wine expert, Tony Aspler is editor of Winetidings
magazine and long-time wine columnist for the Toronto Star. As a
consultant and wine judge, he travels extensively to vineyards and
wine fairs throughout the world. He is a member of the North
American Advisory Board of the Institute of Masters of Wine and
lives in Toronto.