December 29, 2013 – North 42 Degrees Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Noir with Turkey and stuffing sandwich.
Perfect Holiday Lunch! Why dream of a White Christmas when you can sip North 42 Degree Estate Winery’s Pinot Noir outside, soak up the sun and devour an incredible turkey sandwich! An excellent balance of casual and sophisticated! Turkey, Dressing and Cranberry Panini Ingredients 2 thick slices day old bread (or 1 loaf), such as […]
December 22, 2013 – Colio Estate Winery’s Bricklayer’s 2012 Cabernet Merlot with an array of appetizers.
Regift you a Merry Christmas! Bring on holiday cheer with a theme party! Essex County Wines make it a cinch to pull off. Colio Estate Winery’s Bricklayer’s 2012 Cabernet Merlot sparkles at this party with an array of appetizers! A votre santé! Bricklayer’s predicament 2012 cabernet-merlot The wine you’re holding almost never happened. Over thirty […]
Holiday Party Anyone? Make your holidays merry this season with wine as an ideal hostess gift! With all the hustle and bustle Black Bear’s Pear or Gooseberry fruit wine served dual purpose. And don’t forget to bring some to share! Gooseberry Fruit Wine This wine is made from our red gooseberries we grow here on […]
Wine & Dine Get into the holiday spirit with Aleksander Estate Winery’s Vidal 2012 served with turkey roasted to perfection! This wine makes the classic traditional menu to the next level! Brussels Sprouts in Browned Butter with Almonds Winter 2005 By: Jennifer MacKenzie The nuttiness of browned butter and almonds offsets the flavour of Brussels […]
Take it outside! Winter holidays are around the corner, so take time after decorating to sip a glass of your favourite Essex County wine! Inspiration… Erie Shore Vineyard’s Baco Noir Reserve (2008) served by a roaring outdoor fire with vegetarian chili. Bundle up and enjoy! Happy 11th Anniversary Erie Shore! Cheers!! Baco Noir Reserve $17.95 […]
Having a crowd? Bring wine home for the Grey Cup! Ensure everyone indulges with a glass of Pelee 2012 Merlot with this clever purse style wine box from Pelee Island Estate Winery! With a trip to Zehrs and assistance from their cheese experts, we pulled together this fabulous pair! Local, easy and perfect for the […]
November 17, 2013 – Viewpointe Estate Winery Focal Pointe Cabernet Franc 2005 with Beef Sauté with Mixed Wild Mushrooms
It’s beginning to wine a lot like… Time to think about stress free holidays! This Beef Sauté with Mixed Wild Mushrooms main was pulled from the Food & Drink (LCBO) archives and paired beautifully with Viewpointe Estate Winery’s Focal Pointe Cabernet Franc 2005! Perfect for a hostess gift and entertaining at home! Beef Sauté with […]
November 10, 2013 – Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery 2012 Warm and Cozy with Bacon and Sweet Potato Soup.
Fall into the weekend! Kick off the weekend with a casual dinner menu of soup and wine! We served up some tasty sweet potato and bacon soup, opened a bottle of Sprucewood Estate Winery’s 2012 Warm and Cozy with a fresh baguette. A relaxing comfort meal on a cool fall night. Healthy and satisfying! Bacon […]
Happy 1st Anniversary to Us! We are celebrating our first anniversary as your conduit to our local wine region. Wine is the quintessential classic to any gathering and we are celebrating by adding “It’s Cool to be Wined” section to our website. Now you can share your Essex County wine discoveries! Thank you for continuously […]
Eats and Wine treats! Kids aren’t the only ones who should indulge this Halloween! This devilish combo will have dinner ready in no time. Make the spicy red pepper soup ahead of time and have Wagner Estate Winery’s Bridle Path ready to cork! Don’t forget to treat yourself to another glass after the last ghost […]