Tie one on with Dad

Does your dad really need another tie? Wouldn’t he rather have a bottle of wine he can share with you? Invite dad over for a BBQ and enjoy some wine. The Wine Boys have put together a list of wines we think Dad would like. So if you really want to give Dad a tie, perhaps use the tie as a bow… …on a bottle of wine. Here is a simple guide to help with what wine to pair with what meat: Chicken Pinot Noir, Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc Filet Mignon Cab Sauvignon, Shiraz, Syrah, Malbec, Cabernet Franc, Petite Syrah[…]

Mother`s Day 2017 – The Wine Boys – Dozen Rosés

Mother’s Day is just around the corner (Sunday, May 14), and although most mothers love flowers; The Wine Boys thought more about those Wine Loving Mothers, and decided on assisting you with our Dozen Rosés. Why not uncork something PINK for mom on her special holiday. Have you ever wondered how they make rosés pink? Rosés are generally made from purple grape varietals. The juice is pressed and the skins are removed. The skins are then reintroduced to the juice as to create the pinkish color. The skins can remain in contact with the pressed juice for a few hours or until[…]

Easter Wine and Dine 2017

Easter weekend is almost upon us, which means Easter Wine and Dine.   The best part about Easter and Spring is watching everything come to life. The spring bulbs starting to pop with vibrant and fresh colours, washing away all the grey and gloom of winter. It also tell us that it’s time to stop focusing on those heavy, full-bodied red wines we’ve been comfortably drinking all winter. It gets us out to see what fresh white, and of course, Rose wines we can fall in love with! (Not that we stop drinking red wines in the spring/summer). With our Easter[…]

Good Wine for Good Friday

Good Wine for Good Friday Some will not eat red meat on Good Friday so The Wine Boys wanted to give you some of our favourite wines that we pair with fish. As we all know, there are many types of fish so, we broke it down into two categories: Meaty and Light. So here’s our Good Wine for Good Friday Choices. For meaty fish such as salmon, mackerel, tuna, swordfish or mahi-mahi we picked the following whites:   Henry of Pelham 2015 Chardonnay ($14.95) This unoaked chardonnay has great aromatics witha light grapefruit finish. Unoaked, cool climate Chardonnays are great[…]

From our Heart to yours…

  Here are seven of our suggestions on local Red Wines that are priced over $20.00. Keep Scrolling for our seven suggestions under $20.00 (in alphabetical order) Cave Spring Cellars 2014 Cabernet Franc Dolomite $21.95 We’ve enjoyed this with Pasta in a Bolognese sauce as well as pairing it with Coffee rubbed Steak and potatoes. This is everything you’d expect in a Cab Franc.  Colaneri Estate Winery 2013 Red Blend “Insieme”  $39.95  Ahhh!!! this wine makes us think of Chateaubriand and a Chocolate Mouse for dessert.  Your mouth watering yet?  There’s beauty in both the nose and the palate – you[…]