Wine Picks

Please try and have these wines in the recommended context. Wine pleasure is about a match of wine and mood.

Bye Bye Bonnet


My longest running recommendation, Chateau Bonnet White Bordeaux, is no longer available at the LCBO. Too bad, because it stood head and shoulders above…

Local Asparagus Season


They’re up, they’re in the stores and they’re at your local market. Home-grown asparagus is one of my favourite local produce and it tastes…

Artisanale Café & Bistro


If you’re in Guelph area, check out and celebrate Ontario Terrior at Artisanal café & bistro. Over the next few weeks they’re featuring organic…

Malivoire Ladybug Rosé


Check this local hero out! Malivoire 08 Rosé ‘Ladybug’, VQA Niagara 559088 $15.95 (Vintages) Delicious fruitiness, some zest and a fun, drink-me-anytime feeling. Fun…

Time for Rosé


The LCBO’s summer line-up of dry Rosé is now on the shelves and there’s lots to explore. Good values from South America and Spain,…