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…and welcome to La Toscana FYI …This blog gives you:

  • 😉 Some intriguing history of our home and NOTL;
  • 🙂 Information on special happenings — theatre, wineries, fine dining.;
  • 😉 A look at our beautiful guests.

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2011 Wine & Herb Festival – the weekends you’ve been waiting for!
Brought to you by the wineries of Niagara on the Lake, Canada

Wine & Herb Offered Weekends in May May 7/8, 14/15, 21/22, 28/29 11 am to 5 pm The Wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake like to kick off spring each year with this casual celebration of great wine and

Niagara on the Lake Wine and Herb Festival

Canadas Pretties Town!

fresh herbs! Your weekend touring pass includes stops at all of our wineries where each will feature a fresh and vibrant herb-inspired wine and food pairing. Each premium VQA wine selection is chosen to highlight the flavour and aroma of the herb. Get your touring passes online for the advance price of $43.70 per person (incl. tax) until April 1. As of April 2, touring passes will be offered at $49.45 per person (incl. tax). Your touring pass entitles you to an herb-inspired wine and food pairing at each of our 26 wineries and is valid for every weekend in May. Click Here to access a form to order online or call the Niagara-on-the-Lake Chamber of Commerce at 905.468.1950. Passes are available for purchase at the Wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake as of April 14.

 The world famous SHAW FESTIVAL — the summer of 2011!

Just a click away on the La Toscana di Carlotta B&B blog:

CLICK HERE for Niagara on the Lake’s events calendar for the summer

CLICK HERE for a guide to our superb wineries, many of them featuring haute cuisine restaurants.


1812 Revisited...


Remember the War of 1812? When the Americans and the Canucks fought each other, before they decided that it made more practical sense to be friends? Well, the Bicentennial 2012 is fast approaching. Click on the logo to visit the official website for the Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake’s Bicentennial Committee. This group was formed to help celebrate Niagara-on-the-Lake’s significant role in shaping Canada as we know it today. Also watch for special events being planned for the war zone of 1812! See you in 2012!

La Toscana Wins TripAdvisor Top-10 B&B Honour CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

CLICK HERE to meet our prosciutto connection in Niagara Falls, Mario Pingue

Some day all B&Bs will look like this!

Some day all B&Bs will look like this!