Food · Wi.Nes

ALBARIÑO PAIRED WITH LOBSTER RAVIOLI

Looking at a nice bottle of wine that I’ve brought last year from Spain… I’ve chosen this bottle, from thousands of options in the wine store, and brought back to Nova Scotia. To be honest, the selection was not very difficult, since I was searching for an Albariño wine from Rías Baixas, and this wine… Continue reading ALBARIÑO PAIRED WITH LOBSTER RAVIOLI

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CHAMPAGNE PHOTO DIARY: MOËT & CHANDON

Are you ready to take a small trip to Champagne? A lovely day of spring, the sun was shining and I had a solid reason to be excited: I was about to visit Moët et Chandon, situated in Épernay. Moët et Chandon is one of the largest Champagne producers, which was founded 276 years ago,… Continue reading CHAMPAGNE PHOTO DIARY: MOËT & CHANDON

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TRAVELLING WINES

Are there any wine lovers out there who don’t carry wines in their luggage, from one country to another? I always love to come back with arms full of wine bottles when I am visiting a place. Recently I’ve traveled between Canada and Turkey. When I was going to Turkey, I’ve took some bottles of… Continue reading TRAVELLING WINES

A year in Spain · Wi.Nes

GONE TO ARAGON: FROM VINES TO WINES

I went to Aragon last June. I have learned so many things about this region, visited the vineyards and the wineries, and tasted local wines and food. I’ve collected so many information and memories to share with you, from vines to wines. So, let’s start… Starting from zero, Aragon is a region situated in northeast… Continue reading GONE TO ARAGON: FROM VINES TO WINES

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EATING 3 DAYS IN MONTREAL

Montreal is a heaven for foodies and wine lovers! It’s a cosmopolitan city where you can find food and wine from all around the world.  One could easily argue that you can eat the best pasta in Italy, best Korean barbeque in Korea, best espada in Brazil and best croissant in France… but where you… Continue reading EATING 3 DAYS IN MONTREAL

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CANADIAN ICE WINE WITH TURKISH DESSERTS

Everything started last December, when I was travelling between my two homes; from Canada, to Turkey. When I do this trip, there are some classical Canadian products that I always bring home: Obviously maple syrup is the first one on the list, with all the related products as maple chocolate, maple biscuits, maple tea… Following… Continue reading CANADIAN ICE WINE WITH TURKISH DESSERTS

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4TH OF MARCH

Here comes another 4 of March, and happy birthday to me! To be honest, the last 5 birthdays passed with the consciousness of the fact that the years are passing so fast! I believe before that, it was passing even faster, but I haven’t even realized. Looking back to my 30th year… It was the… Continue reading 4TH OF MARCH

France is "the" place! · Wi.Nes

CHAMPAGNE PHOTO DIARY: MAISON MUMM

I’ve always had a special interest in Champagne, even before knowing how it was produced. Since I’ve started to lead my career in wine sector, I’ve learned more and more about it, from the history to the production. Of course reading about a wine and a region can give you an introduction about it, but… Continue reading CHAMPAGNE PHOTO DIARY: MAISON MUMM

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10 YEAR CHALLENGE: BACK TO VINEYARDS OF CAPPADOCIA

As most of us followed, the social media accounts were shaken by the “ten year challenge”: We shared our photos from ten years ago, next to the current ones, and showed how things changed after all these years. To me, this was a real challenge, but very rewarding at the same time, since it gave… Continue reading 10 YEAR CHALLENGE: BACK TO VINEYARDS OF CAPPADOCIA

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BEST OF 2018

Here ending another year… That made me realize that it has been almost 4 years from my very first article on this blog. Time is passing immensely fast and I cannot keep up with it very well – still have material from last years to write a lot of articles! As each year, I promise… Continue reading BEST OF 2018