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Greetings Fellow Tipplers Hurray, it’s May! We Canadians are getting primed for the warmer weather – hopefully no socks this casual Friday, eh? Rose and I had a blast tasting this release. Lot of interesting and mainstream picks. Vintages is... Continue reading
Greetings Fellow Tipplers Hurray, it’s May! We Canadians are getting primed for the warmer weather – hopefully no socks this casual Friday, eh? Rose and I had a blast tasting this release. Lot of interesting and mainstream picks. Vintages is... Continue reading
Greetings Fellow Tipplers, It’s Thanksgiving time – one of our favourite holidays that’s always made better with lots of vino on the table. It just makes those gatherings all the more festive! The Vintages feature this weekend is “Sonoma Has... Continue reading
Greetings Fellow Tipplers, It’s Thanksgiving time – one of our favourite holidays that’s always made better with lots of vino on the table. It just makes those gatherings all the more festive! The Vintages feature this weekend is “Sonoma Has... Continue reading
Greetings Summer Tipplers, We are anticipating a lot of “Out-of-Office” alerts for this release, signalling vacation, fun and lots of Rn’R. We do hope you are all enjoying this cooler than average summer. This weather makes drinking wine of all... Continue reading
Greetings Summer Tipplers, We are anticipating a lot of “Out-of-Office” alerts for this release, signalling vacation, fun and lots of Rn’R. We do hope you are all enjoying this cooler than average summer. This weather makes drinking wine of all... Continue reading
Hola Tipplers! We are grappling with the promise of spring and it looks like this weekend will deliver near-normal spring weather. Hallelujah! It’s Mom’s Day Sunday – get her a bottle if she tipples AND flowers! Vintages is offering wines... Continue reading
Hola Tipplers! We are grappling with the promise of spring and it looks like this weekend will deliver near-normal spring weather. Hallelujah! It’s Mom’s Day Sunday – get her a bottle if she tipples AND flowers! Vintages is offering wines... Continue reading
Bonjour mes amis! Vintages has some spectacular French wines on offer this weekend. We are going to recommend a few sparklers to set off your occasion and then uncork or cellar some fabulous Bordeaux reds at great prices. We didn't... Continue reading
Bonjour mes amis! Vintages has some spectacular French wines on offer this weekend. We are going to recommend a few sparklers to set off your occasion and then uncork or cellar some fabulous Bordeaux reds at great prices. We didn't... Continue reading
Greetings Fellow Tipplers, This Saturday VINTAGES is providing “30 reasons to love VINTAGES”. This list will give you a condensed version WHITE WINE 268169 Casal Di Serra Verdicchia Dei Castelli Di Jesi Classico Superiore 2011 (Italy) $17.95 We think they... Continue reading
Greetings Fellow Tipplers, This Saturday VINTAGES is providing “30 reasons to love VINTAGES”. This list will give you a condensed version RED WINE 357921 Las Moras Black Label Cab Franc/Cab Sauv. (Argentina) $15.95 SMOOTH for the $. Large dark berries... Continue reading
Greetings Fellow Tipplers, This Saturday VINTAGES is providing “30 reasons to love VINTAGES”. This list will give you a condensed version … WHITE WINE 268169 Casal Di Serra Verdicchia Dei Castelli Di Jesi Classico Superiore 2011 (Italy) $17.95 We think... Continue reading
enRoute Magazine’s Best New Restaurant awards now include a People’s Choice Award. 35 restaurants have been shortlisted for their Best New Restaurant award, and you can have your voice heard by voting at EatandVote.com for the People’s Choice. You can... Continue reading
This year the enRoute Best New Restaurant awards will include a People’s Choice Award and you can vote for your favourites from the 35 restaurants on the short list at EatandVote.com. enRoute Magazine is looking for the best of the... Continue reading
If you like bacon, nutella and deep fried goodies, the food at this year's CNE are going to make you very happy... especially if you like them all together in one dish. Yup, the Ex’s tradition of blending trends into... Continue reading
Hi Again Fellow Tipplers, Vintages has some fantastic and most interesting wines in this weekend’s release. We were very impressed by the Californian “icons” heading into the stores this weekend. In particular – the ‘09 Inglenook Rubicon Cab. Sauv. from... Continue reading
Hi Again Fellow Tipplers, Vintages has some fantastic and most interesting wines in this weekend’s release. We were very impressed by the Californian “icons” heading into the stores this weekend. In particular – the ‘09 Inglenook Rubicon Cab. Sauv. from... Continue reading
Hi Again Fellow Tipplers, Vintages has some fantastic and most interesting wines in this weekend’s release. California and Southern Italy were highlighted wine regions and some of the wines here are from those regions. We were very pleased to be... Continue reading
Hi Again Fellow Tipplers, Vintages has some fantastic and most interesting wines in this weekend’s release. We were very pleased to be able to taste new grape varietals that were really delicious. California and Southern Italy were highlighted wine regions... Continue reading
The CheapEats Toronto photo of the week is Forget it Jake, it's Chinatown by philipjohnson. You can find Gold Stone Noodle Restaurant (CheapEats Toronto pg.75) at 266 Spadina Ave. Add your own photo to the CheapEats Toronto Flickr Group and... Continue reading
The CheapEats Ottawa photo of the week is Burgers by Hindrim. This was what Hindrim said when he posted the photo: “A couple of shots from our filming session for a marketing project on The Works Gourmet Burger Bistro in... Continue reading
The CheapEats Toronto photo of the week is 261/365: The Daily Dose Project by Pam Lau (www.pamlau.com). You can find Moonbean Coffee at 30 St Andrew Street, in the Kensington Market of Toronto. Add your own photo to the CheapEats... Continue reading
The CheapEats Ottawa photo of the week is Naked Fish Sushi in Westboro by fishbowl_fish. You can find Naked Fish Sushi at 342 Richmond Rd, in Westboro, Ottawa. Add your own photo to the CheapEats Flickr Group and it could... Continue reading
The CheapEats Ottawa photo of the week is Achievement unlocked: my own custom Hintonburger by Mike.Geiger.ca (Myke). You can find Hintonburger at 1096 Wellington St W, in Hintonburg, Ottawa Add your own photo to the CheapEats Flickr Group and it... Continue reading