If you’ve been into the store recently you might have noticed that some of our popular wine kits have new names. It’s not a Hallowe’en trick – it’s all part of the wine industry’s deep love of appellations d’origine contrôllée (AOC – roughly translated “controlled designation of origin”) that determine how a wine can be … More What’s in a Name? Finding Your Favourites & Making Sense of Our “New” Wine Kits
Until March 31st, 2014, enjoy 10% off our Traditional and Ultimate Riesling and Chianti wine kits. Our Riesling is a perfect picnic wine – moderately dry with a refreshing bouquet of honey and tropical flowers and a clean, crisp finish. Great with simple fare. Chianti is the official flavour of Italy! Dry and polished with … More Wines of the Month – March 2014
Until March 31st 2012, enjoy 10% off our Traditional and Ultimate Riesling (white) and Chianti (red) wine kits. Our Californian Riesling is a crisp, clean, medium-dry white with a citrus bouquet. Swirling in your glass are the mingling flavours of grapefruit, apple, honey flowers, peach and a subtle mineral tone. It is medium-bodied with a … More Wines of the Month – March 2012
Once you’ve found a wine or two that you really enjoy, it’s always tempting to stay within your comfort zone and make those ‘signature’ varietals over and over again. But with so many different types of wine to choose from, we want to encourage you to explore the full range of options. Who knows, you … More July Wines of the Month – save 10% on Traditional and Ultimate Riesling and Chianti wine kits!