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Black Friday for Wine and Food Enthusiasts

Black Friday for Wine and Food Enthusiasts Starting Black Friday, we’re offering a holiday special—signed copies of our latest book, A History of Pacific Northwest Cuisine: Mastodons to Molecular Gastronomy, through December 18, 2014.  (more…)

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Video: Wines of Central Italy

Video: Wines of Central Italy This is a video about the wine of central Italy. The LCBO takes you on journey through the wine styles of Central Italy. Join Michael Fagan in part two of a three-episode series exploring the wines of Italy, and discover that history, beauty and infinite variety make Central Italy a […]

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Video: Wines of Beaujolais

Video: Wines of Beaujolais Explore the region of Beaujolais, and see the stunning range of reds produced from a single grape, gamay. Beaujolais Nouveau may have captured the world’s attention, but you haven’t fully experienced this region’s bounty until you’ve sampled the treasures of the Cru Beaujolais. This is a video published by Jim Fitzpatrick, […]

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Video: White Wines of Burgundy

Chardonnay is the white grape of Burgundy and this moderate growing region of France is where you find some of it’s greatest expressions. Names like Montrachet, Chablis and Pouilly-Fuissé. This is the region where the chardonnay grape developed and today it’s made in a range of styles. From bone-dry wines with minerality and acidity to […]

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Video: Belgian Beer

What wine is to France, beer is to Belgium. Join host Michael Fagan as he discovers a world of beers that is all about styles, tradition and innovation. Relax at a café, learn how to pour the perfect glass, explore the range of flavours and immerse yourself in a lifestyle that is the beer lovers […]

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Video: Red Wines of Burgundy

Burgundy’s influence in the world of wine far outreaches its geographic footprint. It is the home of pinot noir, a grape that has captured the imagination of winemakers around the globe. (more…)

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