Aleksander Estate Winery’s Shiraz 2011 served with grilled lamb chops.

Mother Knows Best!   Moms are special ladies! You have already picked out a Mom worthy gift, now treat her to what all Mothers want, someone to cook her dinner so she can spend time relaxing with the family! Don’t forget to clean up! Pour her a glass of Aleksander Estate Winery’s Shiraz 2011. Served with Ontario grilled lamb chops …

Mastronardi Estate Winery 2012 White Zinfandel with herbed cheese Florentines topped with PC Black Label’s Spicy Mango Chutney.

Everyday is Earth Day!   It’s not too late to take care of our environment and start to live green. Reduce your carbon foot print with a short trip to purchase Essex County’s first White Zinfandel from Mastronardi Estate Winery! This white zinfandel was served well chilled with herbed cheese Florentines topped with PC Black Label’s Spicy Mango Chutney. This …

Cooper’s Hawk Touché 2012 with lightly breaded Perch.

Spring! Cliché maybe, but spring always feels like a good time to brighten up and try something new. Cooper’s Hawk Touché, a blended white was a standout on a traditional Good Friday fish fry! Served with lightly breaded Lake Erie fish and an array of sides. Unexpected and yours to savour! Happy Easter! Cooper’s Hawk Touché 2012 Winemaker’s Notes: The …

Pelee Island Winery’s 2010 Vinedressers Red with mushroom cheese bruschetta and 2011 Vinedressers White with creole style shrimp jambalaya.

Cheers Mother Earth!   Many Canadians joined the world last night and took small steps to lessen their impact on the earth. Earth hour + Pelee Island Winery’s Vinedressers red and white wine + candlelit dinner with friends = Harmony! Served with an appetizer of mushroom cheese bruschetta and a main dish of creole style shrimp jambalaya from the recipes …

Sprucewood Shores Lady in Red 2010 with Irish Beef Stew.

Happy St. Patty’s Day!   This St. Patrick’s Day raise a glass of Sprucewood Shores Lady in Red and toast with Irish cheer! May the Saint protect ye An’ sorrow neglect ye, An’ bad luck to the one That doesn’t respect ye T’all that belong to ye, An’ long life t’yer honour- That’s the end of my song t’ ye! …

Colio Estate Wines Girl’s Night Out Rose 2011 with herbed pork.

Wine on Wednesday!   Consider breaking the rules on hump day? You bet ya! Colio Estate Wines Girl’s Night Out Rose 2011 was a refreshing addition for a healthy mid week dinner. Served chilled with herbed pork, asparagus, and quinoa. Don’t save this one just for the girls or the weekend! Wine Type: Rose Brand Family: Colio Estate – VQA …