INGREDIENTS • 1 part Two Oceans Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot • 1 part cherry juice • 2 parts soda water • Rosemary sprig to garnish (optional) INSTRUCTIONS 1 Add ingredients to a glass with ice. 2 Garnish with a rosemary sprig if desired.
INGREDIENTS • 2 cups Two Oceans Shiraz • 2 cups apple cider • 2 Tbsp mulling spices • 3 Tbsp fresh ginger (peeled, grated and packed) • 2 Tbsp orange rind INSTRUCTIONS 1) In a saucepan over medium heat, combine ingredients. 2) Simmer for half an hour. Strain before serving and serve with a stick of cinnamon!
There are few festivals as vibrant and colourful as New Orleans' Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras, also called Shrove Tuesday, refers to the celebration of rich and indulgent feasting before the fasting period of Lent. Celebrated in the lush and beautiful state of Louisiana, Mardi Gras offers a truly unique experience in culture, music and food, featuring some of Louisiana's best flavours and entertainment. In celebration of Mardi Gras, this blog post highlights our favourite [...]
5 Ontario Destinations You Need to Visit This Winter Ontario is known for its scenic landscape, rich culture...and cold winters! Although many people are inclined to bundle up and stay inside when temperatures plunge below zero, Ontario offers sensational experiences for those who want to embrace winter. From relaxing retreats amidst a winter wonderland to exhilarating rides down pristine ski slopes, Ontario is your winter playground! In [...]
While much of the news is troubling and sometimes even bleak, there are truckloads of people doing great things in the world. We want to change the conversation and put emphasis on the positive stories that will lift your spirits and inspire. An impressive number of people dedicate their lives to bringing about positive sustainable change — and it’s making a difference! Matt Damon — Water.org [...]
Calling all football fans! It's Super Bowl 51 and we're gearing up to watch the New England Patriots take on the Atlanta Falcons in Houston's NRG Stadium. Super Bowl is always a highly anticipated event, bringing families, friends, and neighbours to crowd around televisions to watch one of the year's best shows in sports and entertainment. Are you hosting a Super Bowl party? Whether you're the ultimate sports fan or simply waiting to [...]
STEP 1 FIND A REASON TO TOAST From celebrating big life events to simply enjoying being with friends, Russians always find a reason to toast! STEP 2 SERVE RUSSIAN STANDARD WELL-CHILLED But don’t put it in the freezer because that mutes the flavour, and who wants to do that? Russians never put their vodka in the freezer, but rather keep it in their refrigerator. The perfect [...]
Oh, Canada! Home to magnificent rocky mountains, dense old-growth forests, and excellent seafood cuisine, Canada invites travellers to discover its natural beauty in the comfort of a wide range of world-class amenities. Glistening emerald lakes, thrilling ski slopes, and enchanting camp sites are just a few of the charming treasures that adventurers can find in the land of the true North. If you love natural beauty, rich culture, and delicious food, add these [...]
Written by Michelle Johannesson Last weekend, we had the pleasure of attending the 22nd annual Gourmet Food & Wine Expo at the Metro Toronto Convention centre. We sipped and sampled our way through exhibits presented by fantastic local and international wineries, gourmet cheese makers, and top food producers. In this blog, we recap our favourites and the highlights of the event. Get comfy, grab a snack (trust us, this will make you hungry), [...]
The holiday season is almost here! Deck your halls with festive and fashion-savvy decor. No matter how you celebrate the holiday season, these interior holiday styles will welcome your friends and family with stylish holiday cheer. 1. Luxury Glam Bring sparkle and shine into the holiday season with a luxury-glam themed decor. Choose a colour combination of white and gold or silver and icy blue to evoke a sense of [...]