Oh What a Night!

Every bottle I reached for was empty. I apologized to the customer at the bar while I grabbed an unopened one and a corkscrew and shifted over to the register. “One bottle of Hennepin Niagara? That’ll be $9.99!” I popped the cork and returned to the bar while I waited for their credit card to…

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Hennepin Niagara: The Gold Standard

In 1683, the first eye-witness description of Niagara Falls was written by Father Louis Hennepin, a Recollect priest from the Spanish Netherlands.  Following the capture of his hometown by the army of Louis XIV of France, Hennepin (an explorer by nature), was sent by his new provincial superior on an expedition to explore New France-…

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