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  • Ireland 2018

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    PINTS and HIKES AROUND IRELAND 11 DAYS IN IRELAND – THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME! GROUP ONE: May 21 to June 2, 2018  SOLD OUT GROUP TWO: June 4 to 16, 2018  SOLD OUT...

  • Portugal 2018

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    LISBON, PORTO & THE DOURO The ultimate Portugal experience! 12 days, Sunday 2 September to Friday 14 September, 2018  SOLD OUT 12 days, Sunday 16 September to Friday 28 September, 2018  SOLD OUT 12...

  • ITALY 2019

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    SEPTEMBER 2019. The ultimate gourmet wine and food tour in one of the most beautiful areas of Italy. The 4B’s: Barolo, Barbarescco, Barbera and Billy! “An exceptional all round gastronomical, cultural and just plain...

  • FRANCE 2017

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    SOUTH of FRANCE  SEPTEMBER 13-21, 2017  SOLD OUT! After several years of research, we have found the ‘perfect spot’ for our south of France tour. At a winery of course! And it’s close to...

  • Italy 2017

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    SEPTEMBER 3 to 13, 2017 The 4B’s: Barolo, Barbarescco, Barbera and Billy! SOLD OUT “An exceptional all round gastronomical, cultural and just plain fun tour!” This will be our 6th trip to the Barolo...

  • Portugal 2017

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    LISBON, PORTO & THE DOURO The ultimate Portugal experience 10 days, May 24 – June 4, 2017 SOLD OUT! Lisbon continues to be Portugal’s heartbeat, and deservedly so, but the excitement and energy is...

  • Wine, Food & Fun Tours

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    Our trips to Europe are action packed and offer experiences you couldn’t get if you went on your own. We spend hundreds of hours working out details, fine tuning and researching to give you...

  • IRELAND 2017

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    2017 IRISH SPRING TOUR: Food, Drink & FUN SOLD OUT 10 DAYS IN IRELAND – THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME! This is the trip we would want to take! A ‘country cottage week’ to...

  • Travel

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    Wanted to share some travel finds with you about Prince Edward County and Chicago… stay tuned for more! Or email tips about places you love and we’ll post it!   PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY Part...

  • Testimonials

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    Buy lottery tickets! Sell your house! Do everything in your power to join Billy and Kato on next year’s Lisbon trip. BEST HOLIDAY OF MY ENTIRE LIFE – the wines, the food, the art...

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PICKS OF THE NOUVEAU

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I realize that Nouveau wines are no longer news, and out-of-fashion in some circles. However, I’m still a fan and will be guzzling the stuff for the next few days – and nights. Nouveau is...

EARLY CHRISTMAS GIFT FOR FANS OF SPARKLING

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How can someone deliver a very Champagneish wine at a workingman’s price? Louis Bouillot is a ‘traditional method’ sparkling producer in Burgundy (established business and less costs for grapes than Champagne), and in this case...

COULD CHANGE YOUR MIND ABOUT GAMAY

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Our local winemakers are starting to change some drinkers perception of Gamay. For sure the wine tends to be on the lighter side, but it can be great company with a wide variety of events...

EXCITING EARTHY WHITE FROM SPAIN

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Fans of something different in white wine should check-out this Vintages offering from Spain. It’s medium-bodied with an interesting blend of oaky/vanilla, slightly oxidized, and exuberant freshness. Yin and yang all over the place! The...

NOT A WOLF IN SHEEPS CLOTHING!

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This Viognier/Chenin blend is all about gentleness and pretty floral flavours. Lambs playing in a spring meadow – or adults chilling in the early evening. Sure to have you relaxed by the end of your...