It was another sleepy Friday night in Edmonton in the middle-class suburb of Dovercourt, Canada. During a routine traffic stop, police noticed a 24-year-old man behaving erratically, waving around — my goodness — a submachine gun. Eventually, he started pointing it at the EPS officers on the scene. Fearing for their lives and the safety of others, the […]
From the frugal to those who have no problem splurging, we all deserve a little something special for Valentine’s Day. I’ve put together a list of gifts for the beer lover (or neophyte!) in your life. With a range of objects and prices, there’s something here for everyone. Hoppy, er, Happy Valentine’s Day!
We all have at least one whiskey lover in our lives who we consider our “easy” person to shop for — except when it comes to actually choosing the whiskey. With multiple subcategories (Scotch, bourbon, Irish whiskey, etc.) under the broad umbrella of “whiskey,” where does one even begin? We’ve compiled a list of some of […]
Looking for some last-minute stocking stuffers for the wine or whiskey lover in you’re life? We’ve got you covered! We compiled a list of 12 of our favorite boozy jewelry items to add atop your drinking buddy’s present. With options in all three of our favorite departments (that’s wine, beer, and spirits, of course), there’s something for […]
There aren’t many things in the world that we love more than wine and puppies. In fact, there is nothing in the world that we love more than wine and puppies. We got to thinking about all of our beloved doggo breeds and what type of wine they’d drink if such a thing could happen. […]
Generally speaking, when at a holiday gift-swapping party, reaching for that cylindrical bottle wrapped in silver foil is a pretty safe bet. We know it can only be one of two things: a bottle of red or a bottle of white — and we certainly don’t discriminate.
It’s Father’s Day. Your dad likes a little tipple. You want to buy him a nice bottle. But you’ve bought him the same thing year after year: Single Malt. Heavy Cab. Something with a horse on the label. This year we’re going off-book, challenging our pops’s (popses?) to take their taste buds a little bit […]
Oh mom, or pop, or auntie or cousin or over-generous/under-visited grandparent: it’s that time of year again. The time we dig deep into our pockets to finance the perfect gift for someone who just spent four years playing Ultimate Frisbee, singing a cappella, and writing a thesis entitled “The Uncertainty Principle: Breaking Bad and the […]
While we shouldn’t need an excuse to celebrate Mom, Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to lavish praise upon the special woman in our life. And there’s no better way to celebrate Mom than with a fantastic bottle of wine made by a female winemaker. So grab a bottle off of this list and toast […]