The festival season is upon us in major cities from coast to coast. Taking place from July 19-20, Savour Stratford Perth County Culinary Festival aims to be one of the greatest food and wine, music and cultural festivals to hit Ontario in 2014 to date. Presented by GE Cafe Appliances, this year will aim to bring inspired dishes “using Perth County ingredients, as well as refreshing Mill Street brews, Reif VQA wines, Rosewood Estates Mead, and spirits by Dillon’s Small Batch Distillers.” So let me tell you why you won’t want to miss this festival celebrating the best that Stratford Perth Country has to offer.Read More »
For those of you who have followed my partnership with Diamond Estates, you know how much I have come to love them and bringing their wines to your laptop and smart phone screens. Alongside the ever growing DoTheDaniel.com audience, Diamond Estates has joined on board for yet another year of seasonal posts to feature, review and critique their latest & greatest. This season I bring you my Sipping in the Sun post with wines for those spring nights with a light sweater and summer days with SPF 50 needed. Although the seasons seems to be melting into one, these wines are sure to please any wine lover’s taste for any occasion, spring or summer.
Not all wine is created equal, and not all occasions call for the same type of wine. I offer you some quick tips and tricks in hopes that the next time you head to the LCBO or are in search of something unique to wow your taste buds that you take my advise. Continue ReadingRead More »
Review by Catherine’s Cabinet
As some of you may already know, I’m a musician and I have regular gigs around the GTA. If you didn’t know this little tidbit, then I’ll let you pause for a moment to bask in the new levels of awesome I’ve just reached in your lives (relax, I’m being sarcastic). In life, you just gotta do what you love and make it work within your schedule in order to stay true to who you really are. Well, I LOVE music. I live and breathe it on the regular. But I also equally LOVE nutrition. So when Daniel and I were asked to pay a visit to Grandview Farms on the day I had a gig booked out of town, I knew I had to do everything in my power to get there and make it happen.Read More »