From Vogue to Vintner
Former high fashion model Caroline Granger began her career in Europe landing spreads in Vogue magazine in the 80s. Carolines' tastes for fine wine begain in her early career modelling, and fully blossomed later in life when she enrolled college to develop the craft of making wine. On Victoria Day in 2001 Caroline began planting grapevines. Fast forward years later, she owns the The Grange of Prince Edward Vineyard & Estate Winery. The Grange is the largest winery in Prince Edward County and is home to Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Gamay, Pinot Noir and Cabernet Franc vines.
The Grangest newest wine to be release is their Pinot Noir 2008 Trumpour's Mill. The Trumpour's Mill Pinot Noir is a light bodied fruity red with notes of vanilla, strawberry, and spicy cranberry. A fitting drink for fall, available at LCBO across Onatrio and through the winery at www.grangeofprinceedward.com.