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6 Hot Trends In Ontario’s Cool Climate Wines

There’s never been a better time to be a wine lover in Ontario. The elegant and fresh flavours of cool climate wines are making huge waves in connoisseur circles worldwide, and Ontario’s unique appellations, distinct terroir and innovative winemakers are putting local wines on the map. Photo credit: Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery Rosé Is Here […]

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DISCOVER THE FLAVOURS OF THUNDER BAY

Perched on the north shore of mighty Lake Superior and flanked by the Pigeon River, Kakabaka Falls and Sleeping Giant provincial parks, Thunder Bay is renowned as a gateway to pristine lakes, unspoiled wilderness and unbeatable outdoor adventure. But what may surprise some is this northern city’s dynamic culinary scene. Its unique history plays a […]

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PATIO SEASON, ONTARIO STYLE: FROM THE DECK TO THE DOCK

According to diehard al fresco foodies, Ontario only has two seasons: winter and patio season. Patio season is all about sharing a leisurely meal with family and friends outdoors … whether it be on a deck, a dock, a wharf, or a patio in the traditional sense. And with so many legendary lakes, heritage waterways […]

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10 WAYS TO CELEBRATE CANADA DAY IN THE CAPITAL

Many have weighed in on the enigma of what it means to be Canadian. Hockey mania, extreme politeness, milk in a bag… all strong contenders. But to truly tap into the essence of Canadian-ness, you need to score this hat trick – make the pilgrimage to Canada’s capital, on Canada Day weekend, and do these […]

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CALLING ALL CHOCOHOLICS: FOLLOW THE CHOCOLATE TASTE TRAIL

‘Chocolate is nature’s way of making up for Mondays’, according to an anonymous quote that’s probably 100% accurate. Cocoa, the key ingredient in chocolate, may be one of nature’s greatest gifts. It’s loaded with flavanols, naturally-occurring compounds that are powerful antioxidants. It contains serotonin, a mood enhancer and stress reliever. And, perhaps most importantly, it […]

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APRÈS SNOW HOW-TO. LESSON 1: DINE WELL

Foodies know that dining well is about more than just the meal. It’s about the total experience. With over 200 acres, there’s no shortage of outdoor fun to be had at Elmhirst’s Resort. You’ll find everything from snowshoeing, cross country skiing and hiking to a private snow kiting lesson at this family-run, cottage-style resort on […]