Saturday, 18 November 2017
“The Romanée-Conti of Cognac.” A younger Cognac, it is fresh, with floral notes, vine blossoms, lime, fruit and citrus peel in the bouquet. On the palate, the length is smooth and super long. Paul Pacault, the “Pope” of USA spirit writers, gave it a Four Star and “Highly Recommended” rating. The perfect gift for the Cognac lover on your gift list. Comes in a beautiful gold embossed gift box too.
COGNAC JEAN FILLIOUX COQ GRAND CHAMPAGNE 1er CRU DE COGNAC V496612, $76.95.
Friday, 10 November 2017
We all seem to be fixated on the thrill of popping the cork of sparkling wines. But take it easy, and ease the cork out gently so as to not send any of those sexy bubbles spilling frivolously into the atmosphere.
Friday, 03 November 2017
“Time may change many things… but never the 170 years of quality and tradition found in every bottle of Winkelhausen Brandy.”
Friday, 27 October 2017
Why is Bamberg, Germany, and especially the Aecht Schlenkerla Brewery, the world’s epicenter for smoked beers?
Friday, 20 October 2017
Gewürztraminer is one of those more difficult to understand and pronounce varieties, but easy to enjoy. The pronunciation goes like this: Guh-werts-trah-meen-er. Speak it slowly four or five times and it will roll off the tongue as easily as the wine itself fills your mouth.
Friday, 13 October 2017
While it takes its name from a lone birch tree that stands at the corner of Bethany and Sheller Roads in Sunnyside, Washington, Lone Birch wines are always to be found being enjoyed among groups of wine lovers.
Friday, 06 October 2017
ZIGGY ZAGGY ZIGGY ZAGGY OI OI OI - OKTOBERFEST IS Finally here!!!
Friday, 29 September 2017
Sweet spot is defined as the point or place where all the elements, that contribute to the success of an item in question, are optimized. In this case, we are talking about the classic Marlborough wine growing region of New Zealand’s South Island.
Friday, 22 September 2017
Available September 30th the 2016 El Porvenir Amauta Absoluto Cafayate Salta Torrontes for $14.95. The colour is bright pale yellow with greenish tints. The aroma is fresh with tropical fruit nuances and secondary floral and citrus notes...
Friday, 15 September 2017
With fall approaching, German fruit based schnapps, make for a tasty drink and Berentzen is the specialist in this field.
Friday, 08 September 2017
Don’t tell anyone, but we will let you in on little secret on one of the best buys to be found at the LCBO.
Monday, 28 August 2017
Labour Day is upon us with thoughts of returning to work, school or university. But let’s really enjoy that last weekend of summer. Of course, nothing is better than a cool, thirst quenching beer on the patio, deck, by the pool or in a campground.
Friday, 25 August 2017
Bite into that slab of ribs and wash them down with Villa Annaberta Valpolicella Ripasso.
10 BONUS AIR MILES are waiting to be collected for every bottle purchased until September 9.
Friday, 18 August 2017
The deep rich red colour, the rich taste of Spanish red wine blended with real fruit juices, chilled well, hits the spot on a hot summer’s afternoon or evening. There’s nothing like it.
5 BONUS AIR MILES When you purchase Fünf Sangria at your favourite LCBO store.
Friday, 11 August 2017
Jory is the red soil found largely on the hillsides of western Oregon. It was named after the pioneering Jory family that put down roots near Salem, the state capitol and heart of wine country.
WineAlign's tasting panel rated 90 points - 2014 Jovino Willamette Valley Pinot Noir.
Friday, 04 August 2017
Last Week, Harry & Ingrid visited Germany's most famous Gosenschenke (Gose serving pub), Ohne Bedenken, translated, “without a second thought.”
Friday, 21 July 2017
6 BONUS AIR MILES when you purchase RELAX BUBBLES at your local LCBO store.
Friday, 14 July 2017
Whether celebrating a special occasion, or wishing to enjoy the refreshing taste sensation of a wine that sparkles, RELAX BUBBLES will not disappoint.
ORIGINAL RITTERSGUTS GOSE 500 ml S492371, $3.65.
Friday, 07 July 2017
Ritterguts Gose has caught the eye of beer fanatics internationally, including ourselves. Entering international beer competitions has heightened the interest even more. Gold medals were garnered at the 2013 and 2014 World Beers Awards plus many more competitions.
Tempranillo is the workhorse red wine grape of Spain. From entry level wines, to premium Gran Reservas or super-premium icons, it delivers garnet to deep red, bold beauties. The Navarra region is located in Spain’s northeast. The famous “Running of the Bulls” in the capital city of Pamplona...
Thursday, 29 June 2017
As citizens of the TRUE NORTH STRONG and FREE, and of legal age to enjoy whatever alcoholic beverage they wish this CANADA DAY weekend, the choices are endless.