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Inspiration

The spirit of sharing

If sharing is in your nature, get inspired by our articles, recipes, pairings and suggestions on the art of the table, wines, spirits and cocktails.

  • Cocktails
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    Main cocktail trends for 2022

    What kind of cocktails can we expect in the coming year? Nobody has a crystal ball, but here’s a glimpse of what we could find in our glasses. Technological and immersive experiences, ready-to-drink beverages, alcohol-free, fresh ingredients… A brief overview.

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  • lightweight glass, a more ecological form of packaging
    Profiles

    All about lightweight glass

    The next time you visit an SAQ store, have some fun by hand-weighing a few wine bottles. You’ll quickly realize they don’t all weigh the same. Welcome to the world of lightweight glass, a more ecological form of packaging!

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Alcohol-free

  • Alcohol-free cocktail
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    A look at the alcohol-free trend

    This past year has been a successful one for new alcohol-free products, particularly those made in Quebec, which are gradually earning quite a following. Here’s a look at a continuing trend that shows no signs of slowing down.

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  • The world of alcohol-free beverages
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    The world of alcohol-free beverages

    Whether we opt for dry drinks for health reasons, lifestyle or just because we don’t wish to feel the effects of alcohol while toasting with friends, we can’t help but salute the work of producers behind this increasing diversity and quality.

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  • Cocktails
    Trends

    Main cocktail trends for 2022

    What kind of cocktails can we expect in the coming year? Nobody has a crystal ball, but here’s a glimpse of what we could find in our glasses. Technological and immersive experiences, ready-to-drink beverages, alcohol-free, fresh ingredients… A brief overview.

    Read more
Organic productsOrganic products

Our selection of organic products

A durable trend

  • Sous le bouchon - Episode 3 - Lightweight glass
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    Episode 3 | Lightweight glass

    Each year, the SAQ puts 200 million bottles into circulation. Are there solutions to reduce the environmental footprint of making and using all this glass? This is what our guests are working on: lightweight glass.

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  1. Ambiance, années 1960
    Profiles

    The 1960s: From the martini to the Singapore Sling, long live cocktails!

    As the Quiet Revolution was unfolding, a revolution in consumption habits seemed to be on the horizon, and the Régie des alcools had every intention of being a part of it.

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  2. The Zarife family, SAQ
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    The Zarife family: 100 years of working for the SAQ

    To say that the SAQ is a part of the Zarife family would be an understatement. If you were to ask Emilia Zarife, she would say that the distribution centre on Tellier Street in Montréal’s east end is her second home.

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  3. Michel Leblanc, SAQ de Cap-aux-Meules
    Interviews

    Michel Leblanc: The SAQ, a second home

    Michel Leblanc has been working at the SAQ Cap-aux-Meules store for 42 years. Nothing gets by the store manager — one of 15 employees with the most seniority in the Crown corporation network.

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  4. Martin Picard, chef and owner of Au Pied de Cochon restaurant
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    Martin Picard looks back at the 2000s

    On the cusp of a new millennium, all the stars were aligned for a shift to occur in the world of gastronomy. Martin Picard played a big part in this transformation with his Au Pied de Cochon restaurant.

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  5. Marc Messier, actor
    Interviews

    A look back on the 90s with Marc Messier

    From theatre to cinema to the small screen, Marc Messier took on numerous memorable roles in the 80s and 90s. The actor has a thirst for celebrating and an appetite for good food, both of which he indulges in while filming!

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  6. monther's day gift ideas
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    Ideas to celebrate Mom

    Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Short on ideas to celebrate? Leave it to us: we’ve got a selection of fine wines and pairings to celebrate moms in style.

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  7. menaud distillerie
    Profiles

    Menaud: For the love of Charlevoix

    There’s no cutting corners at Menaud. Driven by authenticity, local craftspeople develop products that don’t skimp on quality.

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  8. cirka distilleries
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    Cirka microdistillery: Always up for a challenge

    Inspired by the quality of homegrown products from across the province, Cirka became the first Québec microdistillery to produce spirits from grain to glass.

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  9. Torres family in their vineyard.
    Profiles

    Torres & Earth

    One of the most admired wine producers in the world. A wonderful recognition for a family estate, 5 generations strong. But the influence of Bodega Torres extends far beyond its wines...

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  10. quebec's organic wineries
    Interviews

    Vineyard to cellar: Quebec’s organic wines

    Two Quebec vintners explain how they create wines that are as good for the planet as they are for wine lovers.

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  11. tequila and margarita
    Profiles

    Tequila and mezcal: Welcome to the kingdom of agave

    Beyond the Margarita, the popularity of this Mexican gem comes in many great varieties.

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  12. The fondue of love
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    The fondue of love

    Looking for the perfect dessert to impress that special someone? Melt your lover’s heart with our dulce de leche fondue recipe. Serve it with red or white Port, or a tumbler of maple whisky, and raise your glass to eternal love!

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