This Is the place that our staff and friends can post about that great wine or fantastic beer the have had recently and must share with the world.
|Posted on 4 January, 2018 at 17:15||comments (1)|
There are many different grapes that are used to make wine that are not common to find here in Alberta. We are starting to see more and more of them finding the place on the shelves. Wine made from these grapes can be fun and interesting. Something new for our palates to experience. Often we get stuck having the same wines over and over again and we need to force ourselves out of the rut and have new experiences. They also make a per...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 17 September, 2016 at 0:45||comments (0)|
When picking out a wine, price should never be your first thought. Instead, consider these questions before you buy your next bottle:
-How will you be consuming this wine? With our without food.
-What style of wine appeals to you?
-What regions or countries do you usually drink from? What grape varietals do you like?
-Do you want a red wine? Or white? Per...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 11 September, 2016 at 0:40||comments (0)|
When German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants to impress international visitors, her go to wines are Bender. A one man winery along the Mosel, Bender Wines produce some of the most approachable German wines available in Alberta.
Andreas Bender developed an interest in wine at the early age of 13 while watching his father and learning best practices to farming, producing and aging great wines. His two decades of winemaking experience and ski...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 6 August, 2016 at 0:35||comments (0)|