Try & “Beet” These 5 Stunning Recipes With Pinot Noir!
Decadent, expensive and luxurious food products attract the attention of foodies and wine-geeks without much effort. The focus today, however, is on a far less ostentatious or exclusive ingredient; today…
Hands-Down, Flat-Out Best, Most Definitive Guide to Pairing Wine with Tartare
In the modern world of tartare – from beef to tuna, and from salmon to bison – there are an increasing number of tasty raw meat and fish vehicles delivering bigger and bolder flavours than ever. And how can this be anything but exciting delicious news for us wine lovers? Tartare is a wonderfully delicate dish that offers up rich, unctuous and complex flavours with which to match wines of equal distinction.
Winetrader TV #101: Classic Muskoka Summer Recipes at Sherwood Inn
Nestled among towering century-old pines at the edge of Muskoka’s sparkling Lake Joseph, for more than 75 years Sherwood Inn has been a Muskoka landmark and offered its guests a genuine and authentic “taste of Muskoka”. Recently we had the privilege to go behind the scenes at Sherwood Inn with General Manager Esa Paltanen and Executive Chef Everett Bell who walked us through the preparation of 3 of their most popular dishes.
Winetrader TV #100: Best Chinese Cuisine – Emperor’s Dinner
The wines of Bodegas Castano, Emilio Lustau, Josef Drathen & Domaine Chanson recently took centre-stage at an event showcasing the best of regional cuisines of China. The dinner attracted an audience of…
Wine & Finger Foods: 12 Sumptuous Crostini & Pintxo Recipes
Whether we’re talking about the delicious pintxos in the celebrated tapas bars of Basque country in northern Spain, or the delightful crostini culture of Italy, small toasts and finger foods…
7 Insider Tips for Pairing Wine with Vegetarian Cuisine
It seems that great attention is paid to pairing wines with proteins (meat, fish, cheese, etc) but less attention has been paid to pairing wines with amazing farm fresh seasonal vegetables or vegetarian dishes.
11 Breathtaking Spring Brunch Recipes & Wine Picks
I love brunch. I mean seriously, a great homemade brunch can be one of those next level eating and drinking experiences. Today I want to go beyond the Benny (not that there’s anything wrong with them – I’ve eaten my share. And probably some of yours, too!) with a collection of 11 decadent and breathtakingly delicious brunch recipes.
The Hands-Down, Flat-Out Best, Most Definitive Guide to Wine and Bacon Pairing
The salty, smoky, crispy, crunchy awesomeness of bacon hardly needs help attracting attention these days. Whether it’s alongside eggs at brunch, on sandwiches, with pasta or all by its lonesome self, the fascination, application, appreciation, enthusiasm and love for bacon has reached epic proportions.
Celebrating the Bounty of Spring: 3 Delicious Asparagus Recipes & Wine Pairings
Is there any more delicious sign of the arrival of spring than stunning farm fresh asparagus? If so, we sure haven’t tasted it! This annual passage is worth celebrating –…