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World Class Maple Syrup

| February 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

I had the opportunity to visit one of the most famous maple syrup producers in the Kawarthas.  Staples Maple Syrup.  

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Aged Beef Paired with Petit Verdot

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Petit Verdot is a red grape variety that usually gets little attention.  It lurks in the shadows behind other varieties like Cabernet Sauvignon or Cabernet Franc. This grape is used in the making of classic Bordeaux blends.  But in new world regions like Argentina, Australia and Chile, the grape and its wines stand alone. In […]

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Canned Tomatoes Paired with Wine

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

In this dreadfully cold weather, the last thing anybody should be eating is fresh tomatoes. They taste bland, juiceless, and mealy, not even a vague recollection of summer.  Canned tomatoes are the next best alternative!   Canned tomatoes are an indispensable ingredient in our pantry! In terms of quality, flavour and texture, what brand  of […]

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