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The Wide World of Sparkling Wine

Champagne, Sparkling Wines ... always make any occasion festive! But it is a very complicated subject. What makes Champagne, Champagne? And what's the difference between Champagne and Sparkling Wine? During our March Fine Wine Divas event, we set out to explore the subject. Here are some of the highlights and the group favorites. What is [...]

Canadian Wine Discovery: 2008 Tawse Lauritzen Vineyard Pinot Noir

Monday night I had the pleasure of being at friends' in Toronto when they opened this special bottle of wine from their wine rack...not only was it Canada's 2008 Pinot Noir of the Year and from the 2010-2011 Canadian Winery of the Year, Tawse Winery, but it's made of grapes from their cousin Tom Lauritzen's [...]

Give Pink Another Think

I'll admit that before living in Europe the site of pink wine automatically made me think of a sweet White Zinfandel. And needless to say, I'm not a fan. Now I see pink wine and I think Rosé, a lovely refreshing wine made from red grape varieties. The 'pink' comes from leaving the red grape [...]