The booming craft beer business has set an example for wine makers. Wines by the barrel have made their way into restaurants to be served on tap rather than by the bottle. That’s right, wine on tap. Toronto restaurants have begun ditching the corkscrew in favor of this method, which is efficient and guarantees a fresh taste in every glass. Here are some restaurants where you can wet your whistle with wine on tap in Toronto.
Gusto 101, owned by Janet Zuccarini serves up a crowd-pleasing wine on tap to be enjoyed with their Italian eats. Winemaker Alejandra de Miguel from Toronto winery, Vintage One makes their in house wines that they serve on tap. Gusto 101 offers a Pinot Grigio, Gusto Bianco and a Cabernet Sauvignon & Malbec, Gusto Rosso. Wines are sold by the ounce so customers can have as much or as little as they would like.
Gusto 101, 101 Portland Street. Toronto, Ontario, Canada, +1 416 504 9669
What better way to take a lobster dinner to the next level, than wine on tap? At Rock Lobster, enjoy four types of wine on tap alongside your favorite seafood dish. Wines are served in six ounce or nine ounce servings. Choose from Vineland’s Estates Pinot Grigio, Henry Of Pelham Chardonnay. Henry Of Pelham Pinot Noir and Redhouse Cab Shiraz.
Rock Lobster, 538 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, +1 416 203 6623
Known for its rotating local beers on tap and international beer selection, Bar Volo also offers two rotating VQA wines on tap. Sip on a crisp glass of wine in Bar Volo’s cozy atmosphere to wash down a selection of sandwiches, boards and basque pinchos. It is the perfect spot for beer and wine drinkers to agree on!
Bar Volo, 587 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario Canada, +1 416 928 0008