Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery Riesling 2011 and turkey with all the trimmings.

Home for the Holidays Hosting a traditional Christmas dinner doesn’t have to be over whelming if you plan ahead. And of course, a well-stocked pantry of our local wines. As suggested by Gary Killops in his Windsor star interview we found a “merry match” with Sprucewood Shores Riesling 2011. Turkey with all the trimmings served with classic sides was gobbled …

Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards – 2011 Merlot Cabernet and Five Berry Brie.

T.G.I.F.! St. Andrew’s Day marks a special day in which Scotland begins their winter festivities that carry on through the holiday season and here we began our Christmas decorating and shopping. While not a holiday for us, we took a cue from our friends across the pond to mark the day and share a glass of Cooper’s Hawk wine with …

Oxley Estate Winery 2011 Rosé and Spicy Homemade Stoup. (a cross between a stew and a soup)

Black Frid-eh Weekend! Black Friday shopping began during Thanksgiving for our American friends this past weekend and our Canadian retailers have jumped on the traditional kick start! A weekend of shopping, yard work and the finale…the 100th Grey Cup! Congratulations Toronto Argonauts! Rosé wine typically considered a summer wine paired well with our spicy homemade stoup! Italian sausage, carrot, green …