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Christmas party blowout!

Style:Light & Crisp          Varietal:Alvarinho/Albariño   Rias Baixas;Spain, SpainBy:Bodegas As Laxas Sa

LCBO#: 288126                 $9.95        6 G/L Sugar   (XD)    12.5 %alc

Pale yellow gold, the varietal is noted for its distinctive aroma, very similar to that of Viognier, Gewurztraminer, Petit Manseng, suggesting apricot and peach. 731 more words

Musical Pairings with Banfi

When it comes to stocking your wine fridge, or cellar if you’re lucky, you can and should do so with several things in mind.  You have those special occasion bottles and the duplicates for comparative purposes.  526 more words


Reds You Think You Know, Redux

Porto Platter

Rioja & Sangiovese Platter

Bourgognon 2011;  Louis Latour Pinot Noir

#69914   12.7 % alcohol   4 G/L sugar   $22.

Medium bodied and fruity

Light ruby red colour; Aromas of cherry, raspberries, spice with an earthy smoky notes, barnyard, leafiness dusty, coco, gamey, fig, sweet pipe tobacco. 522 more words

Tasting Notes

Trend Alert- Pantone colour of 2015 "Marsala"


Pantone, an X-Rite company and the global colour authority, has announced PANTONE® 18-1438 Marsala, a naturally robust and earthy wine red, as the Colour of the Year for 2015. 288 more words


Tis the Season-Elizabeth Chambers Pinot Noir

We had been trying to decorate our tree all week, but my husband was late every night.  If your home is like mine and you have littles, you know the delicate balance with food and fatigue in the school-night witching hours.  470 more words


It's the start of the holiday party season: Try a wine & cheese party

Tonight marks my first official Holiday Party. Seems early, but it’s the only time Jeff and I could get together with our friends Steve and Sara. 367 more words