Wine Picks

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

Red Wine in a Can


The newest alternative packaging for wine is lightweight aluminum bottles. They look slimmer than glass bottles and they’re screwcap of course. Wineries are touting…

What is Bistro?


BISTRO: ‘A place that is informal, animated and friendly. Where hearty helpings of unfussy good with big flavours are served on heavy white china…

Exploring Other Whites


Let me tell you something that’s not well known. There is more variety in white wine than in red because winemakers are more willing…

Clark Smith


THIS CLARK SMITH GUY Clark Smith is a baffling paradox. A Californian winemaker who is part scientist, part math major, part environmentalist, part rocker,…

When in Stratford


There’s no shortage of great places to eat and drink in Stratford, Ontario. Sputnik’s espresso shop offers the edgy, sexy styling you’d expect in…