Category : Wine

Wines to have with your BBQ

BBQ season is going strong at the moment so there’s lots of time to wine and dine with some tasty grilled savoury dishes. The bold, smoky flavours of BBQ complement well a variety of wines. But where to begin? Check ...

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Great French whites and roses to try

There are those consumers who are hopefully devoted to the charms of red wine. I can’t blame them because me as well fall under the spell of a spicy Grenache or a robust Cabernet. However, each wine has its place ...

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Six amazing Provence roses wines to try

For me, the style of wine that symbolizes vacations has always been Provence rose. Every time that I taste and smell one, there is that je ne sais quoi feeling that transport me to a sunny beach setting. The eternal ...

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Wine recommendations for Mother’s Day

For this Mother’s Day column, I had delirious dreams of writing a very detailed, long, drawn out, story with the best wines recommendations to offer to your on mom on Mother’s Day. This of course was before I realized that ...

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Great wines for the patio

As we enter in May ( the month of flowers), eventually the weather will warm up and will be comfortable enough to have a glass of wine in your back patio. Patio lifestyle embodies what John Keats said when he mused, ...

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A lesson on Chablis wine

Chablis, 20 years ago, was a fairy wine region in my imagination until I decided to get my hands on a bottle. The christening bottle was a generic bottle of Chablis from Domaine Laroche. When I think about it today, ...

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Wine for the Gods

The wine industry dates back to the earliest civilizations in the globe, where only the nobility are only fit to drink this kind of beverages. Not only because of their strong, rich taste but also, because, they are so expensive ...

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Pairing wines with your BBQ

Pairing wines with your BBQ – As the temperature rises slowly and we enter into the spring season, many people start thinking about lighting up the BBQ. The conviviality of cooking outdoors is something very attractive to many amateur foodies. ...

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Cabane à sucre wines to drink

If you live in Quebec, it is that time of the year that most of us will make our pilgrimage to our not so local sugar shack or cabane a sucre. This is a celebration of sugar, salt and fat ...

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Wines to celebrate St.Patrick’s Day!

Montreal Times readers who would like to celebrate St.Patrick’s Day but aren’t fans of green beer. No need to be green with envy and miss out on the festivities. Wine-lovers can still channel the luck of the Irish ...

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