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...

Christmas Flavours In The Glass Dec01

Christmas Flavours In The Glass

By darmyers Here we are, the first day of December. For me, this month tends to go by the fastest. I have to admit, I really like this month. Social get togethers with friends, the food, and of course the wine. <img data-attachment-id="5533" data-permalink="https://darlenemyers.com/2018/12/01/christmas-flavours-in-the-glass/0d46186c-1728-4166-a70e-b115b5d5154c/" data-orig-file="https://darmyers.files.wordpress.com/2018/12/0d46186c-1728-4166-a70e-b115b5d5154c.png?w=450" data-orig-size="500,586" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta='{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}' data-image-title="0D46186C-1728-4166-A70E-B115B5D5154C" data-image-description="" …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Baby, It’s Cold Outside Nov24

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

By darmyers So it would appear Winter has hit Atlantic Canada. -12 with a wind chill of -22. Yes, Winter has definitely hit. Time for some comfort food and wine. Last week I told you about the Chicken Carbonara my sister and I enjoyed at a restaurant. I make a pretty …read more Source: Wine-In My...

13 Barrels Brewing Opens in Bathurst NB Nov22

13 Barrels Brewing Opens in Bathurst NB

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Bathurst, NB) – 13 Barrels Brewing has become the third brewery to open in the northern New Brunswick town of Bathurst. The name is derived from old Bathurst folklore from Prohibition Days when in the summer of 1920 Joseph Gammon, an upstanding Bathurst citizen who upheld the Prohibition …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Matchstick Beer Factory Opening Soon in Hampton Nov20

Matchstick Beer Factory Opening Soon in Hampton

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Hampton, NB) – Matchstick Beer Factory is about to open in the town of Hampton, about 30 km outside Saint John. The nanobrewery will be run by a husband and wife team, Luke MacGregor and Heather Avery, with Luke doing the brewing and Heather taking care of the …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Wines For Winter Nov17

Wines For Winter

By darmyers Well winter seemed to arrive in a hurry. Last week we were seeing temperatures in the double digits and this past week we saw them dip to -17 with a windchill. My sister and I were heading to Moncton to watch her son play hockey, but she got …read more Source: Wine-In My...

A Star Is Born Nov10

A Star Is Born

By darmyers This past Wednesday evening saw a group of friends and myself head out on the town for dinner and a Movie. The movie was ‘A Star Is Born’ starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. Bradley Cooper not only starred in the movie but directed it as well. …read more Source: Wine-In My...

Sussex Ale Works Opens For Business Nov09

Sussex Ale Works Opens For Business

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Sussex, NB) – Sussex long known for dairy, its balloon festival and the gateway to Fundy now has a brewery and taproom. Rick Lockhart long time resident of the town is the owner and operator of Sussex Ale Works Inc. Mr Lockhart used to work away …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Breton Brewing releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale Nov09

Breton Brewing releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Sydney, NS) – Breton Brewing is getting into the holiday spirit by releasing Gingerbread Holiday Ale, a gingerbread inspired London ESB with hints of ginger and cinnamon. The ABV is 5.5% with an IBU of 35. They are very excited with the design on this can, as it …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Saint John Beer Lover Brews at Innis & Gunn Nov06

Saint John Beer Lover Brews at Innis & Gunn

By noreply@blogger.com (Todd Beal) (Saint John, NB) – Late last year, Innis & Gunn challenged Canadians to share their ideas for the brand’s newest limited-edition beer. Imaginations ran wild and thousands of flavour ideas poured in – but in the end, only one winning beer flavour would make it to store shelves. Don …read more Source: Maritime Beer...

Hello November Nov03

Hello November

By darmyers I’m sitting here on this Saturday morning, drinking my Starbucks Christmas blend coffee, the blend I love the most that is only offered for two months out of the year! I now realize, as my wine blog this week is called Hello November, that once Halloween ends they …read more Source: Wine-In My...