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Wine and Herb 2013 : Friends and a Baby on a wine tour

Wine and Herb 2013 : Friends and a Baby on a wine tour

  It was  Wine and  Herb festival time once again and as I mentioned in my giveaway post, this year we were only going to be able to visit half the wineries (if we were lucky). This past Saturday a group of us ventured out in style in our limo with the Little Monkey and was […]

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Wine and Herb : Niagara on the Lake wine exploration

Wine and Herb : Niagara on the Lake wine exploration

Our family loves the annual Wine and Herb event thrown by the Wineries of Niagara on the Lake. There’s 27 wineries that are part of this group and each year they team up to pair wines with herbs.  Each winery has paired a wine with an appetizer sized dish that highlights a single herb. Essentially based […]

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Date Night Staycation | The Shangri-La Toronto

Date Night Staycation | The Shangri-La Toronto

The Shangri-La is Toronto’s first Asian luxury hotel and those with a discerning palate and a love for Asian inspiration will be pleased by everything on offer in this urban oasis. On arrival guests are immediately welcomed with a full sensory experience: the unique scent of Shangri-La, the soothing acoustics of the Fazoli piano (which […]

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2012 Wine and Herb: Good friends, fine wine and a baby (Part 2)

2012 Wine and Herb: Good friends, fine wine and a baby (Part 2)

Two weeks ago I told you lovelies about our first trip out  for this year’s  Wine and Herb. Onto part 2! We got some beautiful weather this time around as well and no one could complain about some wine and food pairings. Our group was a bit smaller this time and Olympic Limousine  chauffereued us around in a […]

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2012 Wine and Herb: Good friends, fine wine and a baby (Part 1)

2012 Wine and Herb: Good friends, fine wine and a baby (Part 1)

An event I giddily await is the annual Wine and  Herb festival that takes place each May in Niagara on the lake. Thank goodness it’s FINALLY May! A group of 14 of us and the Little Monkey took our thirsty palates and hungry stomachs to visit 13 of the 28 wineries on feature this year for Wine and […]

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