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 […]
Shari’s Wine Gifting Picks for the Holidays!
This holiday season will have unique features and memories, consistent with most of 2020. Since large gatherings are not recommended this year, I will focus on six wines to pamper yourself or to give confidently as a gift to the wine lover on your list. Prices range from $39.95 to $51.95. Each of […]
Shari’s Pick. Cave Spring Cabernet Franc, 2017, VQA
It makes me very proud to try an Ontario wine and be blown away! Earlier this week, I had the pleasure to try, Cave Spring Cabernet Franc, 2017, VQA. It was smooth and balanced with a soft lingering finish. Why was I so surprised? Cabernet Franc is a varietal that […]
Shari’s Five Canadian Picks for July!
This year’s Canada Day celebrations were more subdued than in the past. Many of us missed the fireworks and large gatherings and stayed closer to home. We continue to adjust to our new reality. This change gives us a fantastic opportunity to take pride in our delicious local wines. To […]