A Deeper Dive into the School of Cool

Did you join us for the School of Cool and wanted to know more about the wines you tasted, the winemakers you heard from, and the sessions you attended? Well you came to the right spot. Here you can find the presentation from the School of Cool. The presentation includes notes from our Keynote Speaker, […]

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How can i4C the future through cool chardonnay?

“If all these warmed by the hot, hotter and hottest sun and fashioned to express this in hyperbole wines all taste so similar, is this really something reassuring and knowable? Apparently it still is, this persistent overloaded ice cream sundae style of chardonnay that will just not go away. But wake up and smell the […]

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i4C17 – A Recap of The School of Cool

“With one of the most eloquent speeches we’ve seen in some time, (Karen) MacNeil managed to make us fall in love with wine all over again.” By Team WineBlots, wineblots.com, July 28, 2017 The seventh International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration (i4C17) was this past weekend, beginning on Friday (July 21st, 2017) and ending Sunday. The first […]

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i4C – more interesting Chardonnays from Canada and beyond

By Jamie Goode, wineanorak.com, July 27, 2017 Here are some more notes on Chardonnays tasted at the International Cool Climate Chardonnay Symposium (i4C). Many are from Ontario, but there are also wines from other parts of Canada, and a few from other countries, too. Read more, including reviews of JoieFarm, Malivoire, Hidden Bench, Westcott, Southbrook, […]

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A Sparkling Recap of #i4C17

“With over 50 wine makers in attendance (and 150+ selected cool climate wines on offer) i4C is truly an epic celebration of all things cool… and the highlight of the summer calendar here in Niagara!”   By The Sparkling Winos, sparklingwinos.com, July 25, 2017 This year, we Sparkling Winos had the privilege of attending the International Cool […]

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