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Acadia’s Grape and Wine Research Landscape

Presentation: Acadia’s Grape and Wine Research Landscape Current grape and wines sector research at Acadia and our projects. 16 February 2018

How much? Or what kind? Applying the Differentiated Pleasure Concept to Sensory Analysis of Wine

This research marks the first test of the recently developed differentiated pleasure scale (from Consumer Behaviour) as applied to food science. For six decades now, sensory evaluation of taste has

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A Budding Tourism Industry: The Future of Agri-tourism is Cannabis

Specialty/niche tourism offerings are growing, as tourists and other visitors increasingly seek out unique experiences. In Nova Scotia, where artisanal wineries, craft breweries, and micro-distilleries are launching at a rapid

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The Preference (f)or Pleasure

The Preference (f)or Pleasure: Exploring the Multidimensional Nature of the Hedonic Sensory Experience Sears, McSweeney, Weatherbee & Jantzi Poster presented at the Pangborn Sensory Science Symposium, August 2017 Abstract: Sensory

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Overindulging: How much is enough/too much?

  Even as Nova Scotia provides incentives for growers to plant more vineyards, over-production has led other wine regions to launch – or consider – incentives to rip out grape

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Annapolis Valley Winery wins big on world stage

When the world’s largest wine competition announced this year’s winners, it was a local Nova Scotian winery that cleaned up at the international event. Blomidon Estate Winery earned the silver

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Lightfoot & Wolfville winery to open next month in Wolfville, NS

“We recognized right out of the gate that there’s a good part of the wine that is in the enjoyment of the place you’re having it, with the company that

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National Wine Awards of Canada 2017 in Wolfville!

Judges are sipping their way through record number of entries for this year’s awards. Time-lapse video of set-up

Why make your own wine in the heart of wine country?

Despite often living a mere stone’s throw from award-winning wineries, people make their own wine. Some do it in their own basements while others take advantage of services offered by

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Wine & Beverage Timeline

Our Nova Scotia Wine & Beverage Timeline is under development. Please take a look. We welcome corrections, clarifications, and additions. Please email donna.sears@acadiau.ca