Spaggle that drink! Add some sparkling wine

Spaggle (English) VERB Definition: To add a splash of sparkling wine to any cocktail. Example: “There was a lot of…

December 11th, 2018 / 1
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The story behind retsina, Greece’s traditional wine

How to start your very own beer cellar

Despite being a writer and, by definition, introverted and solitary, I really enjoy hosting for family and friends. The music…

December 4th, 2018 / 2

Premio Bandiera Verde awards Tod Stewart with Agri-Press International

Tod Stewart received the Agri-press International award from Italy’s confederation of farmers, Agricoltori Italiani, at their Premio Bandiera Verde CIA…

December 1st, 2018 / 3

When the Rogue Rangers meet, good wine isn’t too far off

The Rogue Rangers. Every so often, when time and distance permit, they come together for a board meeting and a…

November 29th, 2018 / 3

A conversation with vegetarian butcher, Michael Abramson

Beet burgers, carrot lox, coconut bacon … the cuts on display at Michael Abramson’s butcher shop on College Street in…

November 28th, 2018 / 4

Purple prose in wine writing should make you salivate

Delving serendipitously into my favourite reference book, Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, I came across the term Gleipnir. Definition:…

November 27th, 2018 / 3
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The region of Conegliano Valdobbiadene where Prosecco is Superiore

Moosehead’s Small Batch Brewery Gets Bold #BrewedAwakening

When Moosehead’s ‘Small Batch‘ brewery (it’s all relative, really – 20 barrels doesn’t look that small to a 5 barrel…

November 23rd, 2018 / 4
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