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Windsor-Essex Restaurants Are Making Sourcing Local A Priority

Restaurants in Windsor and Essex County are starting to see the value in supporting our local farmers and why using local ingredients makes a difference. It’s about quality and serious chefs and restaurants know that using the best quality ingredients in their kitchen is a key component to success. You can have the best service…

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Moving Culinary Tourism Forward; A Meal at Foia Restaurant

A few days ago, WindsorEats and County Connect gathered some culinary stakeholders together at Foia Restaurant to discuss the importance of using local products and pushing culinary tourism. We had people like Trevor and Kim Loop from Jack’s Gastropub who offer and only local wine list, Janine from Taste Bud Bistro who is consistently sourcing…

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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Twelve: Aleksander Estate Winery, Pinot Noir 2008 VQA

If you’ve taken the scenic route along Hwy 3 between Wheatley and Blenheim, you may have noticed the vineyard sewn hills along the cliffs of Lake Erie.  This is the birthplace of Aleksander Estate Winery’s 2008 Pinot Noir. Seductive red berry notes, an earthy mid-palate and a firm finish make this Aleksander’s sexiest wine, not…

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