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12 Wines for the Holidays | December 7, 2018

12 Wines for the Holidays It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Filled with parties and dinners and quiet moments at home. All of these call for special wines and we’ve rounded up our top 12 of the year for our annual 12 HOLIDAY WINES feature.    This is not an easy thing to select! […]

Wine Of The Week: Telmo Rodriguez | November 28, 2018

wine of the week | Telmo Rodriguez    Telmo Rodriguez has forever been a star in our portfolio. He is a global innovator who has changed the landscape in Spain through his ceaseless pursuit of native grapes, biodynamics and precise winemaking. More than that, he has reinvigorated some of the countries best, forgotten vineyards. None are […]

Wine Of The Week: Le Soula, Star Of The Cotes Catalanes | November 1, 2018

wine of the week | Le Soula As the weather begins to turn, we begin to crave comforting richer, but balanced reds and savoury whites. This week’s wine of the week is about one of our favourite new producers. Le Soula is small production, biodynamically farmed and most importantly, utterly delicious. Le Soula is the […]

2017 Felton Road | October 26, 2018

2017 Felton Road  The anticipated new vintage from Central Otago’s Grand Cru I almost feel like Felton Road should need no introduction by now. If two decades of excellence isn’t enough to convince you to try these wines, what more can I say? -Joe Czerwinski, March 2018, Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate #9 Drinks International “The […]

2018 Savage Offer | September 28, 2018

2018 Savage Offer It’s here! We are delighted to offer our Savage allocation for 2018.  Duncan Savage is one of South Africa’s most exciting producers. After 11 years as the winemaker at Cape Point Vineyards, he started his own passion project under his own name. Savage focuses on classic, elegant wines from maritime and high-altitude […]

Pinot Party! An Event In Support Of CAPS | July 6, 2018

It’s Back! Join us for an evening of Pinot Noir! A celebration of the world’s best grape, in support of CAPS Get your tickets, Pinot fans! The second annual Pinot Party is back. What better way to spend a summer night than sipping Pinot Noir from Canada and around the world with fellow diehards and […]

Pinot Noir Mixed Cases from Kooyong | June 6, 2018

Aussie Pinot Noir Mixed Cases! All 3 Single-Vineyard Pinots from the Mornington Peninsula Star $82.99 / bottle (6 btls/cs) 2 bottles each of: 2016 Pinot Noir ‘Haven Vineyard’ 2016 Pinot Noir ‘Meres Vineyard’ 2016 Pinot Noir ‘Ferrous Vineyard’ It isn’t just New Zealand that’s making top-shelf Pinot these days. We know what you’re thinking — Australia […]

Luxardo Cocktails At The Broadview Hotel!

Luxardo Cocktail Competition Come and watch the finalists battle it out at Broadview Hotel!   Toronto’s best bartenders are gearing up for a heated competition. The final showdown will be at the new Broadview Hotel, a restored boutique hotel on the city’s east end. Come and watch the two finalists go head to head with […]

2014 Barolo From Paolo Scavino | May 11, 2018

2014 Barolo from Paolo Scavino A distinct vintage! 2014 surprises with elegance and freshness.    Paolo Scavino is a big name in Barolo. The winery was founded in 1921 in Castiglione Falletto in the heart of Barolo and the wines have gotten better and better since. Enrico Scavino is the man running the show. He did his first […]

Wine of the Week | Morgon From Dominique Piron | May 8, 2018

DOMINIQUE PIRON, Beaujolais 2016 Morgon ‘La Chanaise’ $26.99 (12 btls/cs) Dominique Piron runs this family estate that is now in its 14th generation. His family has grown grapes here since the late 16th century and works with a patchwork of small vineyards scattered throughout the appellation. Beaujolais was once considered frivolous juice to be glugged during […]