Did you know there are wine days every month of the year? Wine days are a thing. International Riesling Day is on March 13. The Wines of Germany has declared this day as the official birthday for Riesling. According to a cellar log, the earliest recorded sale occurred March 13, […]
Shari’s LCBO Online Pick – AERENA Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
I was lucky enough to try the very delicious AERENA Red Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 recently. This is an outstanding example of California Cabernet Sauvignon. And at $23.70, it is great value! Cabernet Sauvignon is a signature varietal from California. There are many great examples, however few are below $30 a bottle. Quite […]
Shari’s Valentine’s Picks for 2021
If Champagne sales are any indication, we are not celebrating as much these days. According to the Champagne producers group called CIVC, global sales dropped by 20% last year. Valentine’s Day is around the corner and a perfect time to reverse this trend. Nothing quite means celebration like that magical […]
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 […]