Monthly Archives: August 2013


September is fall newsletter time and our Wine Times has had a makeover. It’s been 21 years since we launched our very first Wine Times, and we struggled with the decision to alter such an iconic look. We hope you’ll … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market is a Partner in Bowmore on the Rockies Nov 1st – 3rd!

November 1st – 3rd 2013 – Banff Alberta – $1450+GSTpp This event won’t come as a complete surprise to everyone. I’ve been bouncing ideas off the wall for years and just a few weeks ago one finally stuck. When Bowmore launched the … Continue reading

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Introducing Sexual Chocolate – Our Latest Exclusive Wine

Our latest exclusive wine is just a little bit titillating. “Made in Napa, Sexual Chocolate is a true California wine, blending old vine Zinfandel from Napa with northern California Syrah and Petite Sirah. The Zinfandel presents a rich, warm feel … Continue reading

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The Last Samurai Japanese Single Malt Tasting Part I

Last week an intrepid group of whisky tasters joined me at the Kensington Wine Market to sample through a range of very rare, and some old, Japanese whiskies. While sampling the whiskies participants were treated to some photos from my … Continue reading

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