Another Great Wine Tasting Mar16

Another Great Wine Tasting

By darmyers Last Saturday I met a bunch of great new people at a wine tasting my friend Sam (Samantha) hired me to do. It was a nice small intimate gathering of friends who love wine & food, and we had fantastic charcuterie boards made by the hosts. There is nothing like …read more Source: Wine-In My...

March Madness Wine Edition Mar09

March Madness Wine Edition

By darmyers March Madness has become the term for the NCAA Basketball Championships in the United States. For me, it’s waiting for winter to end and Spring to show its face. Here in Halifax, we’ve actually had more snow in March than we did in January or February. Snow …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Brewmaster--Tire Shack Brewing Co.-- Moncton, New Brunswick Mar05

Brewmaster--Tire Shack Brewing Co.-- Moncton, New Brunswick

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) Great opportunity to become brewmaster of a 15 BBL start-up brewery in Moncton, New Brunswick. We are looking for someone who is passionate about creating and producing fantastic beer. You will have the incredible opportunity to start on the ground floor of our company with us and grow a brand …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Wine & The Oscar’s Mar02

Wine & The Oscar’s

By darmyers The 91st annual Academy Awards, also known as The Oscar’s ran Sunday evening past, and I got together with a few friends for a viewing party and some wine. <img data-attachment-id="5621" data-permalink="https://darlenemyers.com/2019/03/02/wine-the-oscars/oscar-night/" data-orig-file="https://darmyers.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/oscar-night.jpg?w=483&h=362" data-orig-size="1280,960" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta='{"aperture":"2.4","credit":"","camera":"iPhone SE","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1551038245","copyright":"","focal_length":"2.15","iso":"400","shutter_speed":"0.05","title":"","orientation":"1"}' data-image-title="Oscar night" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://darmyers.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/oscar-night.jpg?w=483&h=362?w=300" data-large-file="https://darmyers.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/oscar-night.jpg?w=483&h=362?w=450" src="https://darmyers.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/oscar-night.jpg?w=483&h=362" alt="Oscar night" width="483" height="362" srcset="https://darmyers.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/oscar-night.jpg?w=483&h=362 483w, https://darmyers.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/oscar-night.jpg?w=966&h=724 966w, …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Finding New Delights At A Wine Tasting Feb23

Finding New Delights At A Wine Tasting

By darmyers One of the things I love most about Saturday mornings, is me sitting in my pyjamas with a great cup of coffee writing my wine blog. Some weeks I struggle with writers block, and some weeks the words flow easy. This is one of the easy …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Wine & Food Feb16

Wine & Food

By darmyers Probably my three favourite words in the English language. I’m not talking about mere eating and drinking for sustenance, i’m talking great pleasure from a perfect pairing of delicious food and savoury wine. I am hosting a wine tasting this evening, and one of …read more Source: Wine-In My...

The 5 Best Wines for Valentine’s Day Feb09

The 5 Best Wines for Valentine’s Day

By darmyers This coming Thursday is a day when lover’s celebrate, it’s Valentine’s Day 2019. My love is wine.. and kitty cats. We all celebrate in our own way… Don’t judge! LOL Lots of wine will be purchased for this coming Thursday. Wondering which wine to get your loved …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Saying Good-bye to January, The Month with 74 Days Feb02

Saying Good-bye to January, The Month with 74 Days

By darmyers I saw this meme around the 24th of January and thought it was very fitting. Is it just me or does January feel like the longest month of the year. Some people were talking of having a dry January, and I was thinking, ‘I don’t think …read more Source: Wine-In My...

The Writer’s Block Wine Blog Jan26

The Writer’s Block Wine Blog

By darmyers I started blogging about wine almost 8 years ago! Every Saturday, pretty well 52 weeks a year, I write a wine blog. I’ve always been very adventurous when it comes to trying new wine, however week after week and year after year, sometimes I hit a …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Storm Wine Jan19

Storm Wine

By darmyers There’s a storm brewing, a major snowstorm expecting to hit Eastern Canada this coming Sunday evening. Some areas are expected to get 60 – 80 cms of snow. You’re going to need to stock up on wine, as it will take a while to shovel out from that …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Burger #63 – The Smoke Burger (Durty Nelly’s) Jan14

Burger #63 – The Smoke Burger (Durty Nelly’s)

By life-of-burgers Way back in 2014, when Life of Burgers was still pretty new, I paid a visit to Durty Nelly’s one evening where I found a burger that thoroughly impressed me. It was called the Whiskey Smoke Burger, and between the onion rings, the whiskey apple BBQ sauce, and the Guinness …read more Source: Life Of...

Quirky Wine Labels, Delicious Wine Jan12

Quirky Wine Labels, Delicious Wine

By darmyers I do love an interesting wine label. Sometimes you’re going to get a not so great wine inside, other times it’s a great wine. Nothing starts a conversation at a social get together faster than a quirky wine label. True story. Bring a bottle …read more Source: Wine-In My...

2019 Wine Trends Jan05

2019 Wine Trends

By darmyers At the beginning of every year since I started blogging about wine, I’ve talked about the upcoming trends we can expect to see in the wine world. A couple of years ago, I mentioned wine in cans, and lo and behold found this… And the experts are saying wine …read more Source: Wine-In My...

The Top 10 of 2018 Dec22

The Top 10 of 2018

By darmyers This will be my last wine blog of the year, as I’m heading to Newfoundland on Monday for a week, to spend Christmas with my family. I’ve decided to have a look at the past ‘Wines of the Week’, and come up with my favorite Top 10 finds of …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Gift Giving Wine Ideas Dec15

Gift Giving Wine Ideas

By darmyers There’s no such thing as a hard-to-shop for wine lover. No matter the budget, there’s a great wine waiting to be given and enjoyed. It’s just a little over a week till Christmas, and if you’re panicking because time is running out, I’m here to make your life …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Bad Apple Brewhouse Releases Allie’s Fearless IPA Dec13

Bad Apple Brewhouse Releases Allie’s Fearless IPA

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Somerset, NS) – A little over a year ago, Jeff Saunders from Bad Apple Brewhouse started chatting with Dale Jollota about creating a beer to honour her daughter’s memory. Olivia Jollota passed away in 2012 at the age of 15, her mom Dale has created <a target=_blank rel="nofollow" href="https://livstrust.com/" …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Breton Brewing Introduces Signature Series Dec13

Breton Brewing Introduces Signature Series

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Sydney, NS) – Breton Brewing introduces Signature Series and the first beer Wild Bretton. Breton Brewing along with Brathair Brewing have teamed up once again to create something special. The winner of the 2018 Stillwell Open and the first in their barrel aged Signature …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Propeller Releases Bourbon Barrel Aged Baltic Porter Dec13

Propeller Releases Bourbon Barrel Aged Baltic Porter

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Halifax, NS) – Propeller Brewing Releases it’s second in their Barrel Aged Series, Barrel Aged Baltic Porter, after releasing it’s Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout earlier this year. The Bourbon Barrel Aged Baltic Porter is dark and complex, with roasted coffee and toffee aromas and hints of raisin …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Wine’s That Pair with Christmas Party Treats Dec08

Wine’s That Pair with Christmas Party Treats

By darmyers It’s Christmas party time. Do you have a lot of parties to attend this month? I do as well. So I’ve combined some pairings for Christmas party foods and snacks, or great ideas you can give a hostess as a gift. Let’s get right to it. <img …read more Source: Wine-In My...

North Brewing Announces Major Expansion Dec05

North Brewing Announces Major Expansion

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Halifax, NS) – North Brewing announced that it is expanding to a larger production facility at 899 Portland Street and will include a 5000 sq foot production space and 100 seat taproom with a full kitchen. In addition to a new space North Brewing is launching the “North …read more Source: Maritime Beer...