On March 6th, the County heads South with a BBQ-inspired menu for the Fifth Annual Fireman’s Dinner. Casa Dea Estates and Three Dog Winery will be contributing their wine to the cause. Your contribution of $65 supports our local heroes — while enjoying great meal! Sme of you have family members who are volunteer first response, or perhaps […]
The County Cider Company recently introduced an apple cider aptly named “The Tortured Path” — perhaps because of the raw, earthy notes of this mouthwatering beverage.. Sharp and fresh, with notes that pair well with aged cheddars and ploughman’s lunch, Tortured Path typifies ciders of this heritage.
Valentine’s is upon us. What better way to set the mood, than to toast our beloved with one of our County sparkling wines? We have a stellar array to from which choose, to suit both purse and palate. Roses are nice… but a chilled bottle of your favourite local sparkling with two glasses (don’t be greedy) is guaranteed to hit the spot.
The Grange of Prince Edward’s 2010, Lot 2 Brut Sparkling… Tiny bubbles tickle the nose. The wine is crisp, yet a little creamy on the palate, with notes of toasted almonds and granny smith apples. A cleansing acidity on the finish begs another sip. Made from a blend of estate-grown Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, using the Méthode Traditionnelle, this is a perfect wine to celebrate Valentines Day
66 Gilead Distillery offers a range of craft spirits to enjoy. In particular, their Duck Island Rum offers wonderful citrus, toffee, and butterscotch flavours that are intensified when introduced to a wintery hot punch.
Keint-he winery produced a 2008 Botrytis affected Pinot Noir that is simply a delicious mouthful of unique wine completely atypical of this varietal. It has all the attributes and flavour notes of a Sauterne. At $25 for a 375ml bottle, it is simply a bargain.
Welcome to East & Main
Your hosts, Kimberly and David, want the memory of the best in local fare to bring you back to Prince Edward County. Their idea: provide luxury comfort food, but use fresh local ingredients with perfect service that never intrudes upon the camaraderie of good friends. Wellington offered the natural intersection for wine, produce and country casual.