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Hit the discovery trail

After spending the summer soaking up the golden sun, the fields, orchards and vineyards are simply bursting with delights ripened to perfection.

So, get out there and savour the many pleasures of the late-season harvest.

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  • Alsace
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    The wines of Alsace, a scent of authenticity

    Alsace offers a variety of wines that are distinguished by their aromatic character and pleasant freshness. To discover all the different aspects of the Alsatian vineyard and to take full advantage of its wide range of wines, here are a few suggestions for pairings just in time for the season.

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It's time for harvest, apples and comfort food

Enjoy all the good things the season has to offer!

  • PGI Quebec Wine appellation
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    PGI Quebec Wine appellation

    Quebec wines have their very own reserved appellation, the Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) Quebec Wine, thanks to efforts by visionary winemakers who endeavoured to ensure that their wines would be able to reach the apex of the industry. 

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  • A thirst for learning – our training offer for employees and clients
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    Episode 10 | A thirst for learning

    Our customers’ desire for discovery is matched only by our employees’ desire for learning. To ensure that the interaction between customers and employees is rewarding, the SAQ offers as much information as possible on the products to its employees through various training sessions.

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  • Cocktail with maple sugar in a glass
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    Maple sugar cocktails!

    Maple sugar season has arrived! Whether to accompany a traditional cabane à sucre or simply for the sake of trying something new, here are three cocktail recipes featuring our province’s favourite springtime treat.

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  • Rosé wines can be enjoyed year-round.
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    Year-round rosés

    Rosé has earned itself a category all its own and can be enjoyed any day and any season. Here’s a short guide to better understanding and pairing this pretty-in-pink drink, no matter the weather.

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    Inspired to enjoy fall camping

    With flamboyant colours, crisp air and sunny days, fall is the perfect season to enjoy some nature time. Is there a better way to do that than with a country getaway or a weekend of camping?

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    Baked baguette bites

    In summer, simplicity is key. These three-cheese and spinach baguette bites are perfect with a glass of beer or white wine.

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  3. Gourmet tour for a summer weekend
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    Gourmet tour for a summer weekend

    Audrenne Demoy, co-owner of Cidrerie du Minot, shares her Montérégie top spots, from the Circuit du paysan to farms and vineyards, restaurants, and gourmet boutiques.

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    Little meatballs for a big cocktail party!

    Looking for a unique bite-sized appetizer to serve to your guests out on the terrace? Our Buffalo chicken meatballs will look great on your patio table, alongside crudités, olives, and chips. Pair them with a cool blond beer or a light red wine.

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  5. Watermelon
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    Greek salad, reinvented

    Summer brings an abundance of fruit and vegetables, so it’s only natural that the menu would be light and super fresh! For an appetizer that won’t go unnoticed, try our three melon and feta cheese salad with fresh herb lemon vinaigrette. Serve it with a glass of Pinot Gris or Prosecco, or a vodka, mint, and cucumber cooler.

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  6. friday dinner easy: 3 pasta sauces
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    Friday dinner made easy: 3 sauces

    To help kick off the weekend in winning style, here are three simple and delicious sauce recipes that pair perfectly with dry whites or bubbly. Get ready to celebrate. it is Friday, after all!

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  7. Easy One-Pot Pasta Dinners!
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    Easy One-Pot Pasta Dinners!

    If there’s one cooking trend that fits our hectic schedules perfectly, it’s definitely the one-pot pasta trend! Cooking some delicious comfort food after a long day at the office has never been so easy!

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  8. Grilled cheese
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    Grilled cheese for an easy meal

    Everyone’s fave is easy to make and scrumptious to eat!

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  9. Fine wines and fast food
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    Fine wines and fast food

    Fine wine doesn’t have to be enjoyed only with fine dining! Enjoy a glass whenever you want!

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  10. What to watch & drink on Halloween
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    What to watch & drink on Halloween

    Here’s our 10 list of classic horror movies and series for Halloween. We paired each with an appropriate beverage, the better to help you spend an even more spellbinding hour or two glued to your seat…

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  11. 7 spirits for a cozy fall
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    7 spirits for a cozy fall

    Ah autumn! With its bright colours, soft glow, and cooler temperatures ­— perfect for your favourite outdoor activities — it’s hard not to fall under this season’s charm! Fall is also the ideal time to enjoy a good dose of guilt-free cocooning.

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  12. Popcorn
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    National Popcorn Day

    Think popcorn is boring? Think again! This little kernel has popped its way to the top of the snacking world. Here are a few one-of-a kind recipes to try at your next 5 à 7 or movie night, with pairing suggestions to boot.

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