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It’s time to surprise yourself

It looks like 2023 will be bubbling over with new trends. Take this opportunity to check out some inspiring content, as well as our wide selection of local and imported products. Whether you have a curious palate or prefer sticking to what you know and love, find something new to add to your favourites.

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  • Low alcohol
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    Suggestions: 13 low-alcohol products

    New year, new habits? To help you navigate these newfound challenges, we’ve got 13 products at 0.5% alcohol or less that go well beyond the tap. Water, that is. Surely you’ll find something to treat yourself when Friday night rolls out.

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  • The crème de la crème of winter cocktails
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    The crème de la crème of winter cocktails

    Looking for cocktails to enjoy with beautiful snowy landscapes? If you agree that nothing beats a cream-based drink after hours of outdoor fun—or even if you just spent the day watching the snow fall from the comfort of your couch—here are some great suggestions!

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Indulge in comforting meals and home coziness

A season to share quality time and treat yourself!

  • Fresh: 2023 uncorked
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    2023 uncorked

    Fresh is a new series of articles that explores the latest trends in the world of alcohol. To start the year off on the right foot, we asked experts to predict what's in store for us in 2023.

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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. sangria drinks
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    Ready-to-drink sangria

    There’s no need to complicate your life looking for refreshing drink solutions. Sangria is a crowd-pleasing classic. And ready-to-drink sangria is a real time saver!

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  2. glasses of wines
    Wine cultivation

    Practical guide to greek varietals

    Le vin grec gagne en popularité au Québec. Pour l’amateur curieux, le pays est un coffre aux trésors riche en découvertes. Il recèle des centaines de cépages indigènes, dont plusieurs sont cultivés depuis des milliers d’années.

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  3. Kir Cocktail
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    Kir many ways

    Kir is a wine and cassis–based cocktail with many variations.

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  4. corn on the cob
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    4 Ways to enjoy corn on the cob

    It’s prime corn season – so what’s better than a weekend corn roast?

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  5. Red wines
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    Product ratings: how to find your way around?

    Many trade magazines and online news sites provide ratings for products. Since it is sometimes difficult to find your way through these different sources, here are some explanations about the different rating systems.

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  6. Glasses of rosés from Quebec
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    Seven rosés from Quebec to enjoy

    Rosés produced right here in Quebec are becoming even more numerous and even more popular. Have you tried them yet?

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  7. Winery
    Wine cultivation

    Verdejo: a rare wine

    Several lesser-known grape varieties do not qualify as “international”. Such is the case of Verdejo, an indigenous white variety originating from Rueda in the northwest of Spain.

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  8. Glasses of grappa, an Italian spirit
    Wine cultivation

    Grappa, an Italian spirit

    Italy produces several excellent types of wine, but only one spirit: the legendary grappa. Transparent or lightly golden when refined, this elixir, the pride of Italians, comes to the table at the end of the meal to be enjoyed by those who love finesse and elegance.

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  9. Veneto
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    Reds from Veneto: unique techniques

    Veneto stands out for three reasons in the world of Italian wine. The most important region in terms of its volume of production, notably because of the remarkable success of Prosecco, it has also brought about unique techniques of production for red wine.

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  10. Honey limonade
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    3 Refreshing summer cocktails

    Here are three refreshing recipes that are easy to make and will ensure you’re a hit at all your backyard BBQs and get-togethers! Get ready to cool down with honey lemonade, spiced iced tea and sparkling vodka punch.

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  11. Six cocktails for Italian-style aperitifs.
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    Six cocktails: Italian aperitifs

    While Italy is well known for its wine, its cocktails have an equally solid reputation. With such a wide variety of national spirits, there is one for every taste: from the sweet and sunny limoncello to the bitter Campari, Aperol or the unbeatable almond liqueur.

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  12. Must-have cocktails
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    Must-have ingredients for cocktails

    We love summer, we love cocktails and we love keeping up with the trends! So here are two ingredients that will have you clinking glasses to the season and impressing all your friends!

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