Wines for Easter Brunch and Passover Dinner


CTV News anchor Natalie Piero an I chat about wines for Easter brunch, Passover and other holiday weekend wines.

Also check out The Essential Hip-Hop Guide to Easter Wines, which includes pairing ham and wine, lamb and wine, vegetables and wine, and chocolate and wine.

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Spring Wines for Fish, Shellfish and Seafood


CTV News anchor Natalie Piero and I chat about wines for spring, including those that pair well with both fish and shellfish, as well as those that drink well on their own as an aperitif.

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Appassimento Wines Featured in LCBO Vintages April 12

April 12 2014 Vintages CatalogueAppassimento wines, passito-style wines that use a traditional winemaking process, are part of one of the hottest trends right now in many wine regions, from Italy where it originated to Ontario where there is tremendous experimentation.

Many of these wines will…

How to Pick a Wine Class? Learn About Wine to Satisfy Your Thirst

wine tasting class You’ve started to learn about wine and find yourself thirsting for more knowledge. Choosing a wine course can be challenging, especially with so many options these days.

Selecting the right wine class depends on your goals:

1. Is it to become more…

Easter Wines for Fish, Lamb + Ham: CTV News

Wines for Good Friday fish, Easter brunch, lamb and ham are the focus of our chat on CTV News today. In particular, red wines often clash with fish not because of the wine tannin and fish iodine, as previously thought, but rather because of high iron content in the…