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Sommelier: August 2012 Archives

Pairing Beer with Food

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

orval.jpegSommelier Craig Pinhey was in Halifax for a special Rare Beer dinner with guest beer writer Stephen Beaumont, and he talks about some of the more unusual pairings. His beer of the week is Orval Trappist Ale at $3.37 a bottle.

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Try a White, Other Than Pinot Grigio

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Anthilia.pngWine trends come and go. Pinot Grigio is certainly the trendiest white wine these days. But our Wine guy, Craig Pinhey, says there are plenty of other whites to enjoy. His wine of the week is Donnafugatta Anthilia at $17.99 a bottle.


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