Flying For Flavour – Episode 2

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Your host, Stephanie Piché, serves up interviews, recipes, tips and the occasional bar-side chat…

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Nova Scotia Wines – Part 1

Episode Notes

A note from Stephanie…

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Contributors

Annie     – Blomidon Estate Winery

Mike Mainguy – winemaker at Luckett Vineyards

Rachel Lightfoot – assistant winemaker at Lightfoot & Wolfville

…and from videos below…

Gillian Mainguy – Wines of Nova Scotia

Gina Haverstock – winemaker at Gaspereau Vineyards

 

Recipes

Nothing says “East Coast” like a good seafood dish…but it isn’t complete nowadays without a cool, crisp glass of Tidal Bay!

Here is the recipes mentioned in this episode…

Lemon-Crusted Salmon

Cucumber-Dill Salad

AND, we have included another recipe in the next issue of the Flying For Flavour newsletter coming out October 1st. Click here to sign up!

 

Bonus Interviews or Videos (in YouTube format)

 

Resources & Links

Here is a handy list of the main grape varietals used in Nova Scotia wines…just for your reference…

Hybrid Vines

L’Acadie blanc
Seyval Blanc
Vidal Blanc
New York Muscat
Mischurnitz
Seyverni
Geisenheim 318
Baco Noir
Maréchal Foch
Luci Kuhlmann
Leon Millot
Castel
Cabernet Foch
De Chaunac
Marquette

Vinifera Vines

Chardonnay
Pinot Noir
Pinot Gris
Riesling
Sauvignon Blanc
Cabernet Franc
Chasselas
Gamay Noir

Here is the list of wineries discussed in this episode and the links to their websites…Happy Browsing! (And hopefully, Happy Tasting!)

Blomidon Estate Winery

Luckett Vineyards

Lightfoot & Wolfville

Gaspereau Vineyards

…and if you want more information about the wine region itself, please visit…

Wines of Nova Scotia

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