Father’s day is just around the corner! If you forgot, don’t fret! The perfect gift is within reach and budget. Here’s how: First, choose a bottle of wine. Need some help deciding? This fun guide can help you determine which wine varietal pairs best with your dad. (Already know which kind he prefers? Great! Skip ahead… More A Thoughtful & Simple Father’s Day Gift (Hint: You Probably Already Have Everything You Need!)
No need to wait until July to savour the flavours of ripe peaches, apricots and plums – the newest Niagara Mist wine kit has all of the stone fruit flavours you love, blended with refreshing Syrah. Coming soon! Want to be among the first to know when the new kit becomes available?
Annoyed about the sudden appearance of Christmas decorations months before December (even before Halloween!)? We hear that. Do we really need to start thinking about icicle lights, gingerbread kits, and chocolate advent calenders in October? No, probably not. But there are exceptions for things that require advance planning…
Every year Passport SeriesTM takes us to new countries – from highly touted up-and-coming regions to age-old vineyards with long histories of excellence. It’s an adventure through some of the most prominent and well-respected wine growing regions around the world.From classic varietals to charismatic blends, this limited release wine series celebrates the unique, thrives on… More NEW Passport Series Limited Release Wine Kits
Despite the fact that it debuted over 10 years ago, it seems that Ontario’s Bring-Your-Own-Wine program remains woefully underutilized by most wine drinkers. That’s too bad, because in many cases BYOW could add up to substantial savings – especially for those who make their own wine.
By law, brew-on-premise locations are not allowed to advertise the per-bottle price of the finished wine that you make (perhaps because it’s so tempting…). That’s why you’ll often see brew-on-premise vintners describing the price of their wine kits, or the “total cost to make wine in-store,” but seldom the price per bottle. In other words,… More Doing Some Quick Math Could Save You Money
Planning ahead for your next batch of wine? One of the best things you can do to prepare is to keep your bottles always-at-the-ready. Whether you get empties from friends and family, by saving your LCBO purchases, or by reusing the ones from previous batches, follow the steps below to keep your bottles clean and… More Keeping Your Bottles at Their Best – Tips for Cleaning, Storing and Preparing for Bottling Time
Are you planning a wedding? If so, congratulations! This is undoubtedly a very exciting – and maybe also a little bit stressful – time, with so many plans to make in preparation for the big day. One thing you may be considering is what to do about alcohol. Will you have an open bar or… More 3 Questions to Ask Before Making Wine for Your Wedding Reception
If you’re escaping the cold with a cruise this winter, you may be able to pack your own Cabernet in your carry-on, to save on on-board expenses. Beer and liquor are usually forbidden aboard, but many cruise lines will let you bring a bottle of wine (or a few) for your own consumption, as long… More Cruising Away this Winter? Good News: Your Wine Can Come Too!
This weekend is a time to gather with friends and family and give thanks for everything that we have. In honour of the holiday and the bountiful harvest it celebrates, we’ve gathered some inspiration for festive centerpieces that are elegant, festive, and won’t break the bank. And, of course, they all feature an ode to… More Easy, Inexpensive Thanksgiving Centerpieces