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When translated from an Italian phrase, ‘Far Niente’ romantically means ‘without a care’. We hope you recapture that essence as you take a behind-the-scenes peek at Far Niente and the fine Cabernet and Chardonnay we produce here in Oakville.

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Categores: Far Niente Chardonnay, Food and Wine Recipes

  “I love everything about this roasted chicken recipe – the juicy dark meat flavors, the ultra-crisp skin, and the citrus-herb aromas that float through the kitchen every time I make it. At home, we pair ours with a crusty baguette and roasted potatoes, along...

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Categores: Wine Gifts, Winemaking

As the full-time winemaker here at Far Niente as well as a wife and mom to two boys, Winemaker Nicole Marchesi has found that balancing the myriad roles and parts of her world requires an expertise in organization and precision as well as an acceptance...

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Categores: Far Niente Chardonnay, Wine Pairing, Wine Tours and Tastings

Straight from our Chef’s Tasting – a new food and wine tasting experience here at Far Niente – this crab and avocado summer roll is one of our favorite spring recipes! We love how the easy-to-prepare appetizer marries the clean, salty flavors of crab with...

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Categores: Wine Gifts, Wine Pairing

Far Niente Spring Wine Pairings

Plus, spring wine pairing tips from the Far Niente Kitchen, just in time for outdoor brunches and evenings by the fire pit.   To celebrate the longer days and the slow thaw of winter, the Far Niente Kitchen has shifted its focus from wintry greens...

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Categores: Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Chardonnay, Wine Pairing

The prestige, the glamour, and the red carpet – it’s easy to get swept away in the enchantment of The Oscars ®. Although it takes months and months of planning to pull off an evening as magical as the 90th Academy Awards, planning Oscar-worthy wine...

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Categores: Far Niente Cave Collection, Far Niente Chardonnay, Far Niente Events

This year may have been our Best Chardonnay Celebration to date! Maybe it was the perfectly chilled 2015 Far Niente Estate Bottled Chardonnay. Maybe it was the beautifully decanted large format bottles (there were so many big bottles!) from our Cave Collection. Maybe it was...

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