wine and spirits | City Style and Living

It’s Not All About Roses This Valentines Day

February 7, 2018 in FOOD, Wine and Spirits by kandsmedia

The winning Prairie regional Bacardi Legacy 2017, based on a cheeky anecdote about the love between Ernest Hemingway and Ava Gardner.

Grape of the Moment Cabernet Franc

December 22, 2017 in FOOD, Wine and Spirits by kandsmedia

A medium body wine with structured acidity, it makes an ideal (holiday) pairing with food!

Mushroom, Mustard and Madeira Soup

November 13, 2017 in FOOD, Recipes by kandsmedia

A rich, intensely delicious soup that makes a good first course for a dinner party.

Peach Moscow Mule

November 8, 2017 in FOOD, Wine and Spirits by kandsmedia

Add a twist to the traditional, with juicy ripe peaches

Apple Cart

October 9, 2017 in FOOD, Wine and Spirits by kandsmedia

“When discussing all things apple, it’s important to me to not only use apple-related products but complementary flavors that taste incredible alongside apples,” says Lauren Mote, the co-proprietor of bitters and tincture producer Bittered Sling and bar manager at the ultrasleek UVA in Vancouver. For the celebrated Canadian cocktail queen, the Apple Cart is a liquid embodiment of this stance on true flavors. “It is a combination of great ingredients, topped with a funky, tart, and refreshing cider,” she says of the cocktail.