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A gust of fresh flavours

As the temperatures drop, it’s increasingly tempting to stay indoors where it’s cozy and warm. An excellent opportunity to receive your loved ones. That way, you don’t have to leave the comfort of your home. It’s kind of a win-win situation.

Discover new flavours and products that pair beautifully with cold-weather classics.

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  • The gift of Quebec
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    The gift of Quebec

    In the last few years, more and more people have wanted to buy local. In fact, this movement was already popular in the restaurant industry. And Quebec is proud to offer plenty of fine spirits that are perfect for your holiday dinners, or even to gift to your loved ones.

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It's time for comforting meals and home coziness

A season to share quality time and treat yourself!

  •  3 low-alcohol cocktails by Maxime Boivin
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    3 low-alcohol cocktails by Maxime Boivin

    More and more people have been moderating their drinking lately—and not just as a New Year’s resolution! Mixologist Maxime Boivin is here with three recipes to help you celebrate without compromising on fun. His tasty concoctions for brunch, happy hour and more are sure to spread good cheer!

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  • Domaine du Ridge – 26 years of pure passion
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    Domaine du Ridge – 26 years of pure passion

    Somewhere in Saint-Armand, in the Eastern Townships, there’s a gorgeous road lined with tall trees that leads to a wooden building at the heart of Domaine du Ridge. I recently had the pleasure of visiting this agritourism hot spot, which is also one of the most well-known vineyards in Quebec.

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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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  1. Jura vineyard
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    Jura wine: original and complex!

    Jura is a small region—especially in terms of production. It’s worth the hunting though, these wines are diverse and very original!

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  2. Alsatian wines
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    Are all Alsatian wines sweet?

    Many believe that Alsatian wines are sweet and mild. But is that fact or fiction?

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  3. cocktail with mint and brandy
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    Brandy, Cognac or Armagnac?

    Here are a few examples of the many cocktails that can be made with brandy, a spirit made by distilling wine.

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  4. Grape variety: Savagnin
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    Grape variety: Savagnin

    Jura is place unto itself. An oddball of French wine regions. There’s plenty of Chardonnay and Pinot for those looking something more familiar, but above all, it’s the realm of Poulsard, Trousseau and, especially, Savagnin.

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  5. people tasting wine in a vineyard
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    Wine tasting and your state of mind

    Tasting a wine is about more than just putting the glass to your mouth. You have to use both your mind and your senses, along with a meditative thoughtfulness.

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  6. Toqué! Restaurant
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    Carl Villeneuve-Lepage, sommelier

    Crowned Best Sommelier in Canada last September, Toqué!’s sommelier now aims to conquer the Americas during a competition that will take place in Montreal. Here’s a closer look at the cheerful competitor.

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  7. natural wines
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    The true nature of wine

    Organic, biodynamic, and more recently natural wines are far more than a trend; they are more popular than ever and we totally understand the increasing infatuation. Let’s look at why people are (happily) getting back to nature.

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  8. practical drink formats
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    The right format for each activity!

    Summer is filled with occasions to enjoy the great outdoors! Take advantage of sunny days to spend some time with family and friends.

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  9. spirits for your summer vacation
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    6 spirits to try during your summer vacation

    Camping, picnics, weekends at the cottage, dinner on the terrace… in summer, every day is worth celebrating! And spirits add to these celebrations, making them even more festive.

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  10. Cocktails
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    Six refreshing summer cocktails!

    Can you think of a better way to enjoy summer than sipping a cocktail on the patio in good company? Become a mixologist for a day with our fabulous spirit suggestions.

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  11. Hummus
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    Hummus bar

    Middle Eastern cuisine has been gaining ground in the culinary world in recent years. Here are a few delicious dips for you to try – they’re bursting with flavours and exotic charm!

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