Summer sipping recommendations

Ah, summer! It’s time to kick back and enjoy a drink or two on the patio, deck or by the pool. What could be better? As usual, the LCBO just released its top trends for summer drinking. While I know their data is substantially based on sales, here’s my take on their findings. It states […]

Bottoms Up: News from around the wine world

By now you’ve probably heard all the talk about interprovincial wine shopping in Canada. Or should I say ‘non-interprovincial’ wine shopping! An obscure 1928 Prohibition-era law presently makes it illegal for consumers to transport even a single bottle of alcohol across provincial boundaries. How archaic you say? Darn right! The original idea of this law […]