Continuing along “what’s special to put in your glass”, why not think and drink Port? This delectable, world famous fortified wine from the Douro region of Portugal was officially created in 1675 and enjoys quite a history. We’ll learn all about that and one particular 9th generation Port producer Senhora do Convento when we welcomed Victoria Gilbert, Marketing Director of Artemis Productions and for Senhora do Convento.
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Experience the "New Zealand In A Glass 2015" event taking place across Canada ... Buy tickets.
In every glass of New Zealand wine is a world of pure discovery. Join 22 premium New Zealand wineries with over 85 wines at our exclusive annual tasting. Meet the representatives, taste their exceptional wines, and make our discoveries your own. Food stations offering small samplings will be provided to enhance your New Zealand tasting experience.Please join us!
We explore a youthful wine region that has enjoyed a meteoric rise in popularity, is recognized the world over for its commitment to the environment and sustainability…is widely recognized as the “King of Sauvignon Blanc” which has become synonymous with this region,and has recently been awarded its very own Pinot Noir glass for one of its regions by the preeminent 11th generation Austrian glass maker Riedel. We can only be talking about one country and that is New Zealand!
Join us May 13th for "An Evening with Luca Speri". Spectacular cuisine, incredible wines and an amazing night at the fabulous Alioli Ristorante in Mississauga,Ontario, this month's pick for our Fabulous Finds For Foodies.
On this week's radio show... A taste of Italy...Amarone,Grappa and Italian cuisine.
This week's episode....Episode #21 (WL-04-25-2015)
A taste of Italy...Amarone,Grappa and Italian cuisine.
The wine we’re talking about hails from the northeastern wine region of Veneto, and this specialty wine, world renown is rich, robust, complex, amazingly delicious… any ideas?It is Amarone della Valpolicella and our first guest, who will be calling in from Veneto.Luca Speri of Speri Viticoltori, a historical wine producing family, in the region of Valpolicella for seven generations.
Undisputedly symbolic of the Speri company, the Amarone Monte Sant’Urbano is a superb example of a fine, classic wine. It is an extraordinary wine with great complexity and a vigorous structure which has always been top for its elegance and quality. To purchaseRead more: On this week's radio show...A taste of Italy...Amarone, Grappa & Italian cuisine.Introducing...
On today’s show our focus will be Mexico as a tribute to Mexico’s national holiday “Cinco de Mayo” which is just around the corner, about to celebrate its 153rd anniversary. The 5th of May is a very special day for Mexico, Its a great tale of battle and of triumph, and is commemorated not only in Mexico but many other places around the world with events, food, drink,parades and much more
So… to Mexico! And to start things off get ready for a little history, perhaps a little mystery, and then a move to the present day, and of much that this fabulous country has to offer.
This week's episode....Episode #20 (WL-04-12-2015)
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo May 5th,2015Read more: On this week's radio show... Celebrate Cinco de Mayo
The 5th annual Malbec World Day is coming up April 17th, and there will be tons of tastings, events and parties going on all over the globe, all devoted to this luscious, deep coloured, spicily rich very popular now…red grape. Yes, we said desert, albeit a desert that sits at the foot of the stunning Andes mountains with the snow melt that comes down and quenches the thirst of the vines, it is the perfect home for the vineyards with a climate and soils that allow Malbec to have found its niche.
Coming up on next week's show, we are "grape stomping mad about Malbec" from Argentina! and so are a lot of other wine lovers, experts and aficionados around the world.
This week's episode....Episode #19 (WL-03-30-2015)
Grape stomping mad about Malbec and Malbec World Day April 17th, 2015
Read more: On this week's radio show...We are grape stomping mad about Malbec and Malbec World Day.... April...