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Create a Supper Club for Grown-Up Entertaining
By Doris Ohlmann

Imagine: No kids, only adults, a refreshing glass of wine, mouth-watering morsels, palate-pleasing entrees, tongue-tingling sweet tastings, and scintillating conversation… and you have the recipe for a supper club. Continue reading

And the Wine of the Week is …

Five reasons why Huff Estates South Bay Merlot is the wine of week… $29.95 @ LCBO Vintages #368688 by Monique Ippolito   1. It’s exquisite! Pour a glass and notice the deep ruby red appearance with lovely ripe berry fruit notes … Continue reading

Best Steak Ever on Your Grill

Steak lovers? Don’t settle for mediocre. Enjoy the world’s best steaks or host the ultimate BBQ and serve cuts as good as those at the top steakhouses. Continue reading

Make Memories with Liquid Sunshine? Why Not!

Five reasons why Nobilo Regional Collection Sauvignon Blanc is your wine of the week….. LCBO #415745  |  $14.95 (was $16.92, save $2.00)   1. It immortalizes summer! Here we are, it’s back to school and our last long weekend of … Continue reading

Ravenswood Besieged is the Wine of the Week!

  Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! by Monique Ippolito Another week, another wine! Here are five reasons why Ravenswood Besieged is our wine of the week: LCBO Vintages … Continue reading

Summer Sippers

Yay! It’s the weekend
Now’s the time to raise a glass and celebrate with our family and friends at the cottage, on a patio or on the beach Continue reading

The Wine of the Week is … A Rich, Bold One with Flair!

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. by Monique Ippolito Good day folks! Ever get the urge to add a little flair to your life, especially during the holiday party season? … Continue reading

The Wine of the Week? Scrumptious, Organic and from Ontario!

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. by Monique Ippolito This fact might surprise you but Ontario Rieslings are actually an incredible pick for our cozy sweater weather.  Here are five … Continue reading

Wine of the Week: Get Your Fizz on This Hot Weekend!

What does this hot weekend call for? Monique Sosa’s Wine of the Week. It’s light, mouthwatering and refreshing — with a touch of fizz! #wineoftheweek #wotw Continue reading

Your Wine of the Week is … Good Kharma Chardonnay

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! by Monique Ippolito One of my favourite weekends of the year is upon us.  So many things make Thanksgiving such an awesome holiday.  … Continue reading