The Boom of the Bottle Shop

Jun 07 , 2021

Harvest To Bottle

The Boom of the Bottle Shop

It goes without saying that the past year has been anything but normal and the team at Traynor has gotten used to expecting the unexpected. When guests weren’t able to come visit the winery in pers...

Traynor Madonna Vermouth

Apr 24 , 2019

Michael Traynor

Traynor Madonna Vermouth

The Madonna Vermouth- Years of Gardening and Inspiration from my Mother This wine was a lot of work and a lot of fun to make. First the story behind the inspiration. When I was a kid,living at home...

Sauvignon Blanc: Embracing the Funk!

Apr 17 , 2019

Michael Traynor

Sauvignon Blanc: Embracing the Funk!

Sauvignon blanc: embracing the funk! After spending many years making wine in Ontario, I had serious doubts about whether sauvignon blanc was a variety that I could do well with. That all changed i...

What’s the deal with Pet-Nat?

Apr 11 , 2019

Michael Traynor

What’s the deal with Pet-Nat?

Why is Pet-Nat all the rage? Light on the bubble with lots of flavour on the tongue – why is pét-nat all the rage? Millennials want to drink wine, but they’re not interested in the wine that their...