All posts by Nick Jeffrey

    • Alluring Amarone & Ravishing Recioto

      Your humble narrator attended an Italian wedding last week, and tasted two very different wines made from the same grape. Fans of Italian wines may...

    • Buzzed Beer

      Your intrepid liquor reporter was sampling the wares at the Calgary International Beer Festival last week, when a particular brew style caught my eye. After...

    • Cinco de Mayo

      May is shaping up to be an exciting month. The snow has all melted, and the lake will soon be seeing recreational boaters and windsurfers...

    • Calling For Cava

      Your intrepid liquor reporter was madly swiping right on Tinder last week, which resulted in a first date at a new Spanish restaurant on Calgary’s...

    • Alberta Beer

      We are living the land of plenty. Plenty of beer, that is. Yes, gentle reader, our beloved province is now home to more than 60...

    • Show Me Some Shōchū

      Your humble narrator was visiting a new sushi restaurant last week, along with my usual group of ne’er-do-well drinking companions, when our server suggested a...

    • International Whisk(e)y Day

      This past March 27 was a day filled with both solemnity and mirth, as well as no small amount of whisky. For those not in...

    • Syrah vs Shiraz

      Your intrepid liquor reporter was at one of those hoity-toity wine tasting events recently, and had the opportunity to compare French Syrah to Australian Shiraz....

    • Alberta Beer

      We are living the land of plenty. Plenty of beer, that is. Yes, gentle reader, our beloved province is now home to more than 60...

    • Mexican Wine

      Your intrepid liquor reporter was at a hoity-toity wine tasting event last week, and tasted his very first Mexican wines. Yes, gentle reader, you may...