Tag Archive "argentina"

Movie Review: Will Smith’s latest movie loses Focus

Enter a world of glitz, glamour, crafty dialogue and deceit. Beautiful women stroll along the beige alleys of Buenos Aires, Nicky Spurgeon (Will Smith) sits idly in a dapper summer outfit — observing his crack ...

Xinomavro grapesPhoto credit: Kir-Yianni wines

esoterica wine fair, part 2: Oakville Sommelier

This week I am going to introduce you to four companies who have participated in several Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club (OWEC) events over the past year or so including the recent esoterica Wine Fair.

OWEC Gala 2013

Oakville, Gala, Wine: Oakville Sommelier

What better way to ring in the season than a Black and White Christmas Gala? This event was held last week in Oakville by the Oakville Wine Enthusiasts Club. It was an excellent evening filled with ...

2013 RBC Canadian Open Announces the Field

Golf Canada and RBC announced today the final field of competitors set to challenge for the $5.6 million (US) RBC Canadian Open, July 22-28 at Glen Abbey Golf Club.

Cool Climate Chardonnay: Oakville Sommelier

The International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration, i4c for short, begins next week in Niagara. From July 19th to the 21st, 60 wineries will be presenting 120 wines. This is a great opportunity to taste Chardonnay ...

Pope Francis I: Church Rebuilder

Number 266.  That’s the number of popes to guide the Church since Peter first took office as the Vicar of Christ on earth.  Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, an Argentine with strong Italian roots is now ...

Malbec, Argentina & Wednesday the 13th

With its diverse landscape and many wine regions located east of the Andes Mountains, did you know that Argentina is the fifth largest wine producing country in the world? This land of many flavours is ...

Celebrating Ontario Wine: Sommelier’s Perspective

A beautiful, sunny, warmish day in Jordan Village, not weather one would expect in January during the annual Twenty Valley Winter Winefest! Although this is what we got last month. Despite the ice sculptures melting ...