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Cavinona Portfolio Tasting
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Cavinona Portfolio Tasting – Toronto 2017

Cavinona is a Toronto based consignment and private order wine agency specializing in artisanal Italian  wineries from practically all provinces, except Val d’Aosta in the north.  This small province produces some outstanding wines, but in small quantities, and whatever is available, tourists and locals consume. Cavinona selects small reducers that […]

Italian Wine Tasting
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Italian Wine Tasting – Toronto 2017

Italy boasts a huge wine production, and wine exports contribute significantly to the GDP (Gross Domestic Product), elevating living standards. The Italian government organizes, through its Canadian Trade Commission offices in Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal popular annual Italian wine tastings. The trade, wine writers and public, enthusiastically support […]

Trail blazers and terroirs
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Trail blazers and terroirs

When Anthony von Mandl bought the \mission Hill Winery in the Okanagan Valley in 1980’s, no one knew how he would expand and make it as famous as it is now. Certainly he grew the company, innovated wine making and bought three more wineries within the valley (Cedarcreek Estate Winery, […]