Category Archives: Store

Rosé All Day!

by Dave It is getting to be that time of year when can really enjoy the season, rosé season that is! If you have not tried any or have the idea that rosé wine is just sweet and syrupy then … Continue reading

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Women in Wine

by Abi ‘[My father] thought [with me] being a girl, I would not keep the estate going for the next generation’ – Anne Gros Women in the world of wine are fierce. They work hard night and day to produce … Continue reading

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Shaking Off the Winter Brews

by Shawn I don’t normally play beer favourites based on season, but of course, it’s just natural to reach for those light, possibly fruity, possibly tart, crushable beers. Now is about the time when brewers will start introducing some of … Continue reading

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Rum Rebellion

by Comrade Hunter Why do we call this class Rebellious Rums? Are rums rebellious? I don’t think so. If anything, rum is silky, soft, sweet, caressing, easy, fun … ho, what have we here? 69% Alcohol? What is the meaning … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada Outturn for June 2018

So now it is June. We are already near the halfway point of 2018. The planet keeps spinning through the days and orbiting through the months with seemingly no inclination to stop and take a breather. Summer might not be … Continue reading

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New Beers for the Rest of May!

Alright, so we’re at the end of the month now. The sunny days are finally lasting until 9ish, and the heat has started pumping! I’m excited about summer, and all the tasty light, sour and fruity beers that come along with … Continue reading

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Weirdo Wines

By Abigail In this day an age, we pretty much stick to what we know; the average person drinks no more than 20 different varietals, that almost 0.001% of what varietals are grown in the world (not really, but just … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mezcal – Mexico’s True Spirit

by Comrade Hunter In previous years, we here at the Kensington Wine Market have celebrated Cinco de Mayo by hosting a class showcasing Mexico’s inextricable spirit: tequila. But, as those of insatiable mind and palate have hunted for new and … Continue reading

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New beers for the first half of May!

Hello thirsty people! I hope you all made it out to Beerfest this year. I had a blast seeing some friends, old and new. Tried some pretty tasty beers as well I might add! It’s a great opportunity for me … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada Spirits Release

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society has been on our shelves and in Canada for over 6 years now. Earlier this month was the 79th monthly Outturn and the Canadian chapter of the SMWS has brought in around 500 single cask … Continue reading

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