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2016 BTL & Origin in the News


NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE — A group of Niagara-on-the-Lake winemakers are sure to be the toast of the town with the launch of an innovative new product: sparkling wine in a can.

Origin Sparkling Wine was released at the start of the year, offering lovers of the bubbly beverage the opportunity to enjoy smaller servings — 8.5 ounces per can. There’s no longer a need to wait for a reason to celebrate, the single serving size means people can pop a tab, instead of a cork, and not have to worry about finishing the bottle…MORE


If I were a winery owner in Niagara, I would tip my hat to the young upstart Between the Lines winery and get on board with their latest project — sparkling wine in a can. I’m not joking here, it’s a brilliant idea and a game changer for marketing VQA wine in Ontario and beyond.  It just makes so much sense…MORE


Sparkling wine in a can sounds like madness, but a Canadian winery based in Niagara-on-the-Lake has managed to pull it off.

Between The Lines winery is run by brothers Greg and Yannick Wertsch. Passed down from the family, the brothers have worked hard to create a successful winery from their vineyard, producing wines with a heavy emphasis on cold climates. The Wertsch brothers wanted to create new ways to enjoy wine, so they created sparkling wine in a can…MORE


THE CHALLENGE: Ontario brothers giving ‘cheap, garbage-y’ wine a makeover…MORE