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#WineoftheWeek Salute to Victoria Day Weekend

Excited about the holiday weekend and sunny days ahead? Celebrate outdoors with a royal salute to Victoria Day and a delicious, pink #wineoftheweek. Cheers! Continue reading

#WOTW Have Wine with those Meatballs!

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! by Monique Ippolito Our recent single digit temperatures – and (ahem) teaser of snow – have put me in the mood for comfort … Continue reading

#WOTW: A Pinot Gris to go with Soup and Grey’s Anatomy

Five reasons why Kate Radburnd Sun Kissed Pinot Gris is your wine of the week…. LCBO #359000  |  $15.95 Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! 1. According to the calendar, … Continue reading

#WOTW: A Red to go with your Pasta

‪ Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! Five reasons why Zenato Veneto Rosso is your wine of the week #wotw…. LCBO #208579 | $12.25 Ever tried an Amarone and felt … Continue reading

100-Mile Bliss

100-mile bliss? You’ll find it at Scheuermann Vineyard and Winery in Westport. Head there for a date and enjoy a vineyard tour, a bite to eat, tastings +++. Continue reading

Get Cozy this Weekend with the #WOTW …

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. This one is cozy and richly flavoured! Cheers! by Monique Ippolito Good day, bonjour! Here are five reasons why the Sterling Vineyards 2012 Merlot … 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

The Wine of the Week is … #wotw

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. #wotw by Monique Ippolito Greetings fellow wine enthusiasts! This week we have yet another awesome wine at an incredible value to fit our tight … 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 is …. a snow stopper! #wotw

by Monique Ippolito Greetings fellow Capital wine lovers! We have had a tough week and we’re still continuing to maneuver through the deep snow.  This weather definitely calls for a full-bodied red! Here are five reasons why Vale Do Bomfim is … Continue reading

The Wine of the Week is… Norman Hardie Riesling

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! by Monique Ippolito Happy Fall Friday Folks! Here are five reasons why Norman Hardie Riesling is our wine of the week! LCBO Vintages … 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

This Wine of the Week … is perfect for Black Friday

  Each Friday, #‎Ottawa sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. by Monique Ippolito It’s an incredible time of the year for deals folks! Even the LCBO Vintages stores have a ton of bargains … Continue reading

Wine of the Week #WOTW? It’s Greek for Us!

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers!     Happy Friday folks!  I have recently returned from a wonderful trip to Greece and spent quite a bit of my time sailing … Continue reading

Wine of the Week Never Disappoints with Food: #WOTW

Five reasons why 13th Street Gamay Noir is your Wine of the Week #WOTW LCBO Vintages #177824  |   $19.95 Each Friday, #‎Ottawa‬ sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! 1. This wine comes from … Continue reading

Wine of the Week: Tinhorn Creek 2014 Chardonnay

Periodically, Sommelier and Wine Travel Specialist Monique Sosa introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. Cheers! #wineoftheweek and #wotw Continue reading

Your Valentines Wine of the Week is … #wotw

Each Friday, #‎Ottawa sommelier Monique Ippolito introduces us to a new wine worth savouring and sharing. #wotw by Monique Ippolito Greetings fellow wine lovers! It is an exciting weekend for many of us celebrating love and family.  As an honoured … 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