Wine Picks

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

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,…

Billy’s County Tour


After you’ve checked out the wineries, I highly recommend taking my day-long circular tour of the south eastern portion of the County – the…

The Original Zin


The sweetish pink wine called White Zinfandel will soon be doing the rounds at summer parties, so let’s gets the facts straight about Zinfandel….

A Couple of Local Treats


Maleta Old Vines Brut Sparkling $27.95 (winery only) Classic sparkling wine with the steely backbone of Dry Riesling. Very Champagne-ish. A great ambassador…