Author: Hrayr

Cavinona Portfolio Tasting
Wine Wine Reviews

Cavinona Portfolio Tasting – Toronto 2017

Cavinona is a Toronto based consignment and private order wine agency specializing in artisanal Italian  wineries from practically all provinces, except Val d’Aosta in the north.  This small province produces some outstanding wines, but in small quantities, and whatever is available, tourists and locals consume. Cavinona selects small reducers that […]

Canadian Brewing
Beer

Canadian Brewing and The Future

Jean Talon, the first intendant of New France is credited with starting the commercial brewing in Canada in the 1600’s. Much later John Molson, and Englishman, set up shop in Montreal in 1786, and has been successful running his brewery, which historians claim to be North America’s oldest commercial institution. […]

Italian Wine Tasting
Wine Wine Reviews

Italian Wine Tasting – Toronto 2017

Italy boasts a huge wine production, and wine exports contribute significantly to the GDP (Gross Domestic Product), elevating living standards. The Italian government organizes, through its Canadian Trade Commission offices in Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal popular annual Italian wine tastings. The trade, wine writers and public, enthusiastically support […]

Christmas Gift Selection Made Easy
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Christmas Gift Selection Made Easy

Christmas and New Year celebrations are only a few weeks away. Selecting presents for family, business associates and friends can be daunting. Last minute frantic shopping can be frustrating and end up being more expensive than anticipated. Some select clothing ( can be rewarding or disappointing for the recipient), food, […]

Vegetables for Good Health
Food

Vegetables for Good Health

Much is written about health-promoting diet, yet there are still millions of North Americans who are diehard carnivores. Scientists have determined that vegetables ought to constitute a predominant part of the human diet. It is claimed that 70 per cent of arable land is devoted to raising animals. North American […]

The Grand Cayman Islands
Travel

The Grand Cayman Islands

The Grand Cayman Islands just south of Cuba are nestled in an unparalleled tropical setting, offering a luxurious blend of sun-kissed, tranquil beaches, and turquoise seas. The Caymans consist of three islands – Grand Cayman, the largest of the three, Cayman Brac, and Little Cayman. More and more North Americans […]