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Hop on the Savvy Bus to Terroir Festival & Prince Edward County
Join our Savvy Sommeliers for a day discovering Prince Edward County on Saturday May 8. The Savvy Bus is back by popular demand & we’re making it easy for you to enjoy a day out in The County with a Sommelier as your tour guide. It’s a Road-trip! Sit back &
Have You Had a Glass of this Year’s Beaujolais Nouveau?
The third Thursday of November is a milestone date in the wine world – wine stores have a special delivery of Beaujolais Nouveau wine. What is all the fuss about? Beaujolais Nouveau or ‘first wine’ is wine made from grapes that were picked in the most recent harvest. By the
Pass the Wine and Cheese, Please!
Perusing over a showcase of signature wines from Ontario wineries unavailable at the LCBO sounds like a great night. Join Savvy Company for A Wine and Cheese with a Twist! This taste and buy event will allow you to stock up on your new favourite Ontario wines from Casa Dea
Natalie MacLean’s Wine of the Week
Bonny Doon Le Cigare Volant 2008 California, United States This wine is a blend of mostly syrah and grenache grapes, with some cinsault, mourvèdre and carignane grapes. I love the Bordeaux aroma I get first followed by cassis, blackcurrant and smoke, but most of all, fresh earth. Full-bodied and complex.
From the Vine to Your Wine Glass: The Step-by-Step Process of Winemaking
Wine isn’t just glorified grape juice. The extensive and complex process involves meticulous attention to detail, exacting taste buds and unparalleled expertise. What begins with picking grapes from a vine leads into a complex process that can make a world of difference in the quality and taste of your wine.
An Italian Gem from Banfi at Under $16.00
Did you miss the September 1st release of the Castello Banfi 2010 Centine, I sure did, but I'm glad I got a chance to taste it now. I was at a Banfi tasting seminar earlier this week and amongst the 40 and 60-plus dollar bottles of wine was this gem
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