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Jeff Rogstad picks from his show, CTV Noon News Saskatchewan

Reds for Rogstad

These are the wines on CTV Noon today. – Vieille Ferme $13.50 – Perrin Reserve $17.19 – Marius Red $13.50 – Ogier Heritages $16.99 All of them are a great deal, much tastier than most wine at this price point. … Continue reading

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The Perfect Margarita?

So what makes a good margarita? Purists argue about everything, including the inclusion of the salt rime. For me I like one of two versions: Juice a lime, add a shot of reposado, either add a 1/3 shot of triple … Continue reading

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Rider Pride Punch!

Okay so here’s a drink that should help see all melonheads through the gut churning of this year’s Grey Cup. 1 watermelon 2 limes White Owl Whisky Mint Orange Bitters Buy a pack of fresh mint from the supermarket, and … Continue reading

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Desserts to sooth somebody

IF music soothes the savage breast, then why not drink what soothed the composers? Let’s start with Tokaj (pr. tow-kay). This was once a wine sought after by all wine lovers, and afforded only by royalty. A favourite of Beethoven, … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Ideas

Here’s the lineup from Jeff Rogstad today: Forty Creek Rye is missing from the picture. Any of them make great gifts. Under $15 – Pink: cheery easy drinking rose bubbly $35ish – Collazzi, french blends (cabernet sauvignon, merlot, cabernet franc) … Continue reading

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