The cooler nights and shorter days mark the season for comfort foods. So whether that might be my husband’s favourite, shepherd’s pie, or ribs, stews or grilled cheese sandwiches, we all have our favourites! Is “comfort wine” a thing? I think so! Just like food, it means comfort and familiarity […]
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I always associate a turkey meal with Thanksgiving. It is a tradition I have continued since childhood. Although some of my friends celebrate with other mains, mine is a turkey family, with one exception. My youngest daughter is a vegan. Matching wine with turkey and faux turkey options can be […]
When the students return to school, a new season begins. The intense summer heat is behind us. Soon the annual fall rhapsody will start as the leaves change colours. This is an ideal time to visit wine country and experience its glory. It is invigorating watching the grape harvest. I recently […]
The height of the summer calls for cold, thirst-quenching beverages. This makes August the ideal time for chilled, refreshing and crisp white wines. Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Grigio wines are a prevalent choice this time of year due to their tendency to be dry and crisp. So why not venture […]