No need to wait until July to savour the flavours of ripe peaches, apricots and plums – the newest Niagara Mist wine kit has all of the stone fruit flavours you love, blended with refreshing Syrah. Coming soon! Want to be among the first to know when the new kit becomes available? Advertisements
Annoyed about the sudden appearance of Christmas decorations, way before December (even before Halloween!)? We hear that. Do we really need to start thinking about icicle lights, gingerbread kits, and chocolate advent calendars in October? No, probably not. But there are exceptions…
If you’ve been into the store recently you might have noticed that some of our popular wine kits have new names. It’s not a Hallowe’en trick – it’s all part of the wine industry’s deep love of appellations d’origine contrôllée (AOC – roughly translated “controlled designation of origin”) that determine how a wine can be … More What’s in a Name? Finding Your Favourites & Making Sense of Our “New” Wine Kits
Why do we reach for a bottle of wine when we want to express our thanks, share our happiness, mark a special occasion or extend a figurative olive branch? Wine brings people together and it’s an almost universal symbol for hospitality, gratitude and friendship. It also makes the perfect gift – it’s crowd-pleasing, elegant, thoughtful … More If You Work in One of These Industries, Here’s Why You Should Be Making Your Own Wine
Every year Passport SeriesTM takes us to new countries – from highly touted up-and-coming regions to age-old vineyards with long histories of excellence. It’s an adventure through some of the most prominent and well-respected wine growing regions around the world.From classic varietals to charismatic blends, this limited release wine series celebrates the unique, thrives on … More NEW Passport Series Limited Release Wine Kits
A luscious blend of juicy black cherry, rich dark chocolate, and subtle vanilla flavours; from the alluring cocoa and ripe red fruit aromas to the gentle chocolaty finish, you’ll savour every second. With the signature Niagara Mist easy-drinking, fruit-forward sweetness and light body, Chocolate Cherry Pinot Noir is just decadent enough to be a treat, … More NEW Chocolate Cherry Pinot Noir (Limited Release)
Despite the fact that it debuted over 10 years ago, it seems that Ontario’s Bring-Your-Own-Wine program remains woefully underutilized by most wine drinkers. That’s too bad, because in many cases BYOW could add up to substantial savings – especially for those who make their own wine.
By law, brew-on-premise locations are not allowed to advertise the per-bottle price of the finished wine that you make (perhaps because it’s so tempting…). That’s why you’ll often see brew-on-premise vintners describing the price of their wine kits, or the “total cost to make wine in-store,” but seldom the price per bottle. In other words, … More Doing Some Quick Math Could Save You Money
The warmer weather is finally here, and that means that summer is just around the corner! To help you get ready for hot tubbing, cottage weekends and BBQing season, Wine Kitz is introducing two new Niagara Mist fruit wine kits that pair perfectly with warm-weather get-togethers: *Limited Release* Spiced Lime Sauvignon Blanc Spiced Lime Sauvignon … More New Summer Fruit Wines Are Here!
Planning ahead for your next batch of wine? One of the best things you can do to prepare is to keep your bottles always-at-the-ready. Whether you get empties from friends and family, by saving your LCBO purchases, or by reusing the ones from previous batches, follow the steps below to keep your bottles clean and … More Keeping Your Bottles at Their Best – Tips for Cleaning, Storing and Preparing for Bottling Time