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                                                                                                             January 20, 2017
Hi Bacchus,

We're celebrating the Chinese New Year by pairing wines with sweet and sour pork, orange chicken, wontons, dumplings and spring rolls.  

***  Join us for our Sunday Sipper Club Live Video Wine Tasting ***

Sunday at 6 pm eastern

We'll also have guest winemaker, Jean-Benoit Deslauriers of Benjamin Bridge Winery. I can't think of a better wine than his Nova 7 to pair with Chinese dishes ;)

There are more wines to pair with Asian fare among my latest picks now available in:

BC Liquor Stores (store stock), AlbertaLCBO (stock), SAQ (stock), NBNSCanada


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