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Lambic Beer

Lambic Beer: What’s Not to Love?

The first time I heard the term ‘Lambic’ was a handful of years ago, I had just joined the team at a Belgian restaurant whose main selling point was a gigantic list of Belgian...
Taste Ontario!

Wine Tasting in Ontario: We Just Can’t Get Enough

Ontario has a rich and diverse wine industry and that’s exactly what Taste Ontario! wants to celebrate. A thoughtful selection of VQA producers and winemakers as diverse as the regions they call home, came...
Rennie Estate Winery

Old Italian Style, New Niagara Wine

It’s been said there are many ways to skin a cat. Within the proliferation of Niagara wineries, it seems, there are many ways to make wine—beautiful wine across the region made in a variety...

The Most Niche Tea Accessories at DavidsTEA

The other day when I was waiting for my S’mores Chai Latte at DAVIDsTEA, I didn’t want to stand awkwardly at the counter. Instead, I perused the wall of their massive tea accessories collection....
TOCA, Ritz Carlton Toronto

Indulging in After the Fire Wines at Toronto’s Ritz Carlton Hotel

“After the Fire” was a profound theme for a magnificent evening at TOCA, the beautiful restaurant on the mezzanine at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Toronto. Signorello Estate, in partnership with Michelin Star Chef Oliver...

Why You Don’t Need to be Intimidated by Craft Beer

Imperial Stout. Contemporary Gose. Mixed Fermentation Table Sour. Double Dry-Hopped India Pale Ale. Triple-Foot Bathtub Saison. What does it all mean? Granted, the last one is made up but seriously, all the terminology can...
Sass Jordan

Sass Jordan Launches Her Own Wine Line

Sass Jordan is definitely going to make us all believers. Believers in the Kick Ass Sass wine line! Yes, that's right: Canada’s Queen of Rock is adding winemaker to her list of accomplishments. She...
Peter Rotar, Magnotta

Interview with a Wine Maker: Peter Rotar, Magnotta Winery

Magnotta Winery is a winery of firsts: first sparkling ice wine; first iced grappa; first Amarone-inspired wine; first company of its kind in Ontario licensed to produce and sell wine, beer and distilled products;...
Michele Bosc, Château des Charmes

Raise a Glass to Michele Bosc

For years, driving along York Road in Niagara-On-The-Lake, it stood alone. I've always admired it—that grand palatial structure that appeared, plucked out of the French countryside—Château des Charmes. Indeed, the traditions of this family-run...
photo credit: Inniskillin

Get Ready: The Niagara Icewine Festival is Coming

Starting this Friday, the Niagara Icewine festival is underway. This festival will take place over three weekends in January, from January 11th-27th. Even though it feels more like spring weather here in the Toronto...

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