At this time of year all things within the vineyard come down to harvest, and rain (such as fell on Monday) can make the process miserable. The rows turn into mud, making travel through the vines difficult. But if the brix are correct, you are obliged to harvest. And even if certain varietals have not […]
Despite our year-around attraction to the barbeque, we are now entering the time of year when we also begin to think of “comfort food”. Rich stews, casseroles, and marinated meats and fowls will begin to headline the bill of fare. All these menus are enhanced by the addition of a suitable wine which — by […]
I had such a pleasure recently when I dropped by Del-Gatto Estates on a trip to visit the hidden vineyards of South Bay and Cressy. I was hoping to share a few moments with Pat Del-Gatto, because he is so passionate about the wines he produces from a mix of hybrids, even while maintaining a larger selection of vinifera vines.
We are gaining a wonderful reputation for not only producing wine but also craft beer and hard cider. Needless to say, Barley Days leads the way with their now-extensive line of craft beers . The County Road Brewing Company has also attracted a devoted following. While Lake on the Mountain Brewing Company proudly serves their beer at the Miller House, which offers the most beautiful dining vista in the County.
Fresh from a triumphant Arctic tour, Thomas Kovacs has agreed to journey to the far reaches of the County… And you, too, can hum along, shake the tambourine, and (yes) even sing, as Thomas weaves his magic on Wellington. You really don’t think that dinner and a song works for you? Then you’re going to be amazed when you find yourself […]
2012 Casa Dea Pinot Noir … The colour is a wonderful rich ruby in the glass, with a washed garnet at the edge. The nose is one of red fruit and allspice. Due to the careful use of oak barrels, the palate has a rounded mouth feel of red fruit, with a hint of dried prunes and a caress of French vanilla.
Welcome to East & Main
Your hosts, Kimberly and David, want the memory of the best in local fare to bring you back to Prince Edward County. Their idea: provide luxury comfort food, but use fresh local ingredients with perfect service that never intrudes upon the camaraderie of good friends. Wellington offered the natural intersection for wine, produce and country casual.