With so many new wine releases in Prince Edward County, you should be able to find a perfect match for upcoming celebrations like Easter and Passover. All wineries will likely rollout the red carpet to welcome visitors, and will happily suggest perfect pairings for your holiday meal. My favourites with glazed ham are Sparkling Rosé, Riesling, Gewürztraminer, and Gamay
Have you made your reservations yet? This is the final week for Countylicious and what a great way to welcome spring! Alas, I think winter is finally over. This classic French dessert was created for the Russian Czar, Alexander, and has many variations both hot and cold. This is an easy recipe to put […]
It’s time the time of the year for Countylicious! For warming food and sweet treats… from November 1-24th East & Main is offering a special three course dinner for $35. Tempting starters like baby kale & spinach salad, blood oranges, avocado, pumpkin seeds & pine nuts, red onion laundry farm’s strawberry balsamic vinaigrette or tuscan bean & smoked […]
Pat Del Gatto produces a unique red from the “Leon Millet” hybrid developed by Eugene Kuhlmann (who also gave us Marechal Foch). Harwood Estates has created a dessert wine made from three heritage varietals: “Traminette”, “Frontenac Gris” and “La Crescent”. Don’t forget
the wonderful white-port-style wine made by Richard Karlo from “Frontenac Blanc” and “Gewürztraminer” fruit. “Waupoos” winery produces an exceptional white wine made with “Geisenheim”…
This weekend we will be celebrating the first harvest of the year in the county. Visit mapleinthecounty.ca to view all the information you need for events in and around the County for March 21-23. Maple syrup is so versatile it can be enjoyed in every course from martinis to dessert. Delicious on salmon, pork, duck, as a salad […]
When I tasted The Stanners Vineyard, 2012, Chardonnay, I immediately fell in love with the weight on the palate, with the rolling flavors of green apple, grapefruit and honeyed figs, that culminate with a light, lingering acidic finish. Only 25 cases of this wine were produced: if you want a real treat, grab some before it is gone.
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.