Lemon, garlic and zucchini take this classic #Italian staple to a whole other level. Pair it with a #PinotGrigio and you're all set. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio. Recipe from @lcbofoodanddrink ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #pasta #spring #recipe
Time-starved but hungry for healthy food? This wedge salad from Food & Drinks is the perfect solution. Get the recipe from our profile link and pair it with a Pinot Grigio. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio. Recipe from @lcbofoodanddrink ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #healthyeating #salad #meatlessmondays
A great reason to stop off at the #farmersmarket en route to the cottage. Find this alcohol-free recipe through our profile link. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #cocktails #cocktailsofinstagram #fridayfeeling
Mark your calendars, the Early Summer issue of Food & Drink will be in stores next Wednesday! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #lcbofoodanddrink
Make it a really #GoodFriday with a good book and a Warm #Whisky and Tea Toddy ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio. Recipe from @lcbofoodanddrink ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #lcbofoodanddrink #FridayFeeling #longweekend
April's Cocktail of the Month is the Grand Sidecar featuring #GrandMarnier, and it's so easy to make. Get instructions through our profile link. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #cocktails #cocktailsofinstagram
The recipe for this Ceylon and Sherry calls for #ValenciaOranges. You can replace with #NavalOranges but stick with the recommended #OrangePekoe tea — it'll bring out the flavour of the #Sherry. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio. Recipe from @lcbofoodanddrink ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #lcbofoodanddrink
We've only been waiting 595 days. But we wait no longer. #GameofThrones #GoT #GameofThronesWines #ForTheThrone ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link is found in the bio.
Bring the fruity and floral Pelee Island Lola Blush VQA to your Easter table. Currently $2.00 off, this fruity and frizzanté rosé is made with 100% Ontario-grown grapes and a local go-to for spring entertaining. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link is found in the bio.
The ingredients for this Hot Sorrel & #Rum punch might be hard to find, but the taste is so worth the effort. Click our profile link to get the recipe. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #lcbofoodanddrink #CocktailsOfInstagram
Didn't get your #GOT commemorative bottles for the premiere? No problem. The #wine, #beer and #whisky will pair just as well with episode 2. While supplies last. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link is found in the bio.
For those still-chilly evenings, get the Heated Mint #Gin Smash recipe through our profile link. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #lcbofoodanddrink
The Rhubarbellini: Fun to say, easy to make, delicious to drink, perfect for a spring weekend. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio. Recipe from @lcbofoodanddrink ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #cocktails #cocktailsofinstagram #FridayFeeling
Win a trip for two to Sonoma! Spend $100 or more on LCBO.com and you’re automatically entered. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #californiawines #californiadreaming #californiawinecountry
Raise a glass to the end of winter with expertly selected wines, available exclusively at the LCBO. Featuring crisp, sunny whites and ripe, fruity reds and rosés, these food-friendly bottles offer big flavour and budget-friendly prices. #expertadvice Link to the wines found in the bio.
Hosting a wine and cheese night? Pair Rassembleu, an award-winning and mild blue cheese from Quebec, with this wonderful organic Cabernet Sauvignon. Click the link in our profile to learn more. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #lcbofoodanddrink #lcbo
LCBO wine buyer Laura Ruffolo says, “These new discoveries are approachable and food friendly, offering something for every occasion - whether it’s a big, bold red to serve with slow-cooked beef stew, or a crowd-pleasing white to sip with light appetizers on a Friday night.” #expertadvice Link is found in the bio.
Selected by LCBO experts, these budget-friendly wines make delicious partners for both savoury and sweet midday fare. Looking for a new favourite wine for spring? The LCBO carries a wide array of wine styles that offer great quality at excellent prices. #expertadvice Link is found in the bio.
Peller Family Vineyards’ Dry White, Cabernet Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc are the perfect snack pairings for any occasion. LCBO Product Consultant Shawn says to “enjoy these flavourful wines when you’re having people over, taking a bottle to brunch or just relaxing after work.” #expertadvice #wine
This colourful poached eggs and polenta dish is a bruncher’s dream: light, flavourful and super easy to make. Find the recipe in our bio link. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #recipes
A Mango Shrub pairs perfectly with a spring Sunday brunch. Three minutes of prep on Saturday morning and you’re good to go. Find the recipe in our bio link ☝ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #lcbo #cocktails #cocktailsofinstagram
In partnership with ThinkBeef.ca, we’ve pulled together a collection of seven recipes that are perfect for spring entertaining – each one with beef in the starring role. Click the link in our profile to see the full collection, including this Steak “Carpaccio” Salad. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #lcbofoodanddrink #lcbo #thinkbeef #spring
Some of the best wines come from our own backyard, says LCBO Product Consultant Shawn. Pair light and crisp whites with mild cheeses and finger foods, and fruity merlots with pizzas and pastas. Ontario has you covered, no matter what you’re serving. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link to the article in the bio to get Shawn's tips.
Cheers to #SaintPatricksDay 🍀
Award-winning mixologist Frankie Solarik, a pioneer of the progressive and contemporary approach to cocktails, says that vodka makes for the perfect mixer. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link to the article in the bio to get Frankie's tips.
Tonight we celebrate all things Irish! Check out our story. #IRISHLEGENDS #expertadvice
Get your kitchen ready for #Spring2019. Grab your copy on March 13th. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #lcbofoodanddrink
If you’re looking for the perfect addition to your cocktails, LCBO expert Jody Dunn says to look no further than Appleton Estate V/X Signature Blend. Produced in the heart of Jamaica, this signature amber-coloured blend combines rums of different styles and ages, which makes it easy to mix. #expertadvice Link to the article in the bio to get Jody's tips.
Jody Dunn, Food & Drink Editor and LCBO expert, knows entertaining. She offers these 10 tips for hosting the perfect stand-up soirée. #expertadvice Link to the article in the bio to get Jody's tips.
It's cold and dark and we're all ready for warmer days ahead. How about a Winter Sangria? 🍷 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #cocktailsofinstagram #wintersangria #hygge #wine
A good beverage pairing is like a good friend: It has considerable character and brings out the best in its companion. We asked our spirits expert, Victoria Walsh, for her favourite food and spirits pairings. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #recipes
Chef, food writer and Food & Drink recipe developer Victoria Walsh says that cocktails may not be the obvious choice when it comes to food pairings, but their versatility can make menu planning fun and interesting. Unlike wine or beer, a cocktail’s flavour profile and balance can be controlled, which means you can get creative when pairing drinks with food. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #recipe
Gathering with friends for game day? John Tyler, our resident beer expert, suggests pairing your beers with cheese. Try a light lager with emmental or a sweet stout with blue cheese. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #beers #cheese
No plan is the perfect weekend plan. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #comfortfood #wine #cheese
A riff on a dramatic drink made with a full ounce of Angostura bitters, this cocktail features a little bitter coffee too. It’s total comfort—a bit like a cozy sweater on a cold winter’s night. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #cocktails #cocktailsofinstagram #fridayfun
Our LCBO beer expert, John Tyler, suggests gearing up for game day with these fan favourites. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Heineken is the perfect match for savoury poutine and spicy samosas. Czechvar Premium Lager goes head-to-head with salty pretzels. And nothing beats a Mill Street paired with sausage rolls. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #craftbeer #cheese
Need a wine for dinner? Our Vintages expert, Aaron Pothier, picks J. Lohr—both the Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon are quintessentially Californian and will pair nicely with whatever’s on your menu. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #wines
Looking for a wine for dinner? Look south to California. From vibrant Chardonnays to versatile Zinfandels and rich Cabernet Sauvignons, these wines from the sunshine state offer amazing value and are notoriously food-friendly. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #recipes #wines
The Holdrio is the Swiss Alps version of the "hot toddy.” Add a rosehip tea bag to a glass mug, top with just-boiled water, let it steep for a few minutes, then stir in one or two teaspoons of sugar and a shot of brandy or schnapps. Broscht! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #hottea #hottoddy #cocktailsofinstagram #recipe #longweekend
Three Thieves is a classically Californian Cabernet Sauvignon that’s aged in both French and American oak barrels. Its long, spicy finish makes it perfect for taco night. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #recipes
Entertaining expert, chef and food writer Diala Canelo is the editor behind @dialaskitchen, where she shares recipes inspired by her travels. Discover her take on #valentinesday entertaining. #expertadvice ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link to the article in the bio to get Diala's recipe. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #recipes
Planning a #valentinesday meal? Our friend and entertaining expert @dialaskitchen suggests a juicy red wine like Chianti. “It’s perfect with tomato dishes. Try it with something flavourful, like a spicy shakshuka.” ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #expertadvice
When you’re looking to impress, this gourmet yet deceptively simple dessert will certainly do the trick. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio ☝️ Recipe from @lcbofoodanddrink ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #ValentinesDayInspo #chocolate #chocolatelovers #hazelnut
This #slowcooker cocktail will make your kitchen smell delightful! Bourbon pairs beautifully with fresh ginger, lemon, black tea and honey in this wintery sipper. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio. Recipe from @lcbofoodanddrink ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #fridayfun #cocktailsofinstagram #fridayfeeling #cocktail #bourbon
Whether sipped on ice, savoured with ice cream, or added to your favourite hot beverage, a little liqueur is a warm indulgence on a cold day. We asked Michelle Hunt, cocktail craftsperson and founder of @martiniclubintl, to share her tips for serving this season's most popular liqueurs. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link to the article in the bio to get more of Michelle's tips. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #expertadvice #winterdrinks #liqueur #fridaynight
Dessert with a “reverse” twist and a shot of coffee liqueur. A perfect way to cap off a winter #dinnerparty! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link in bio ☝️ Recipe from @lcbofoodanddrink ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #recipe #expertpick #dessertinaglass
As our friend (and expert cocktail person) Michelle Hunt of Martini Club says, a little liqueur goes a long way to making a winter gathering entertaining. Simply add a little liqueur to coffee, tea or hot chocolate to turn an ordinary beverage into a sweet indulgence. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link to the article in the bio to get more of Michelle's tips. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #expertadvice #hottip #winterdrinks #liqueur
Three ways to ring in the #YearOfTheEarthPig. Get the recipes from the link in our profile.
Spending a cozy evening in? Michelle Hunt, expert cocktail craftsperson, suggests spicing up your chai tea with a little RumChata. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Link to the article in the bio to get Michelle's recipe. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #expertadvice
Ten minutes to big-game perfection. #football ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Recipe link in bio ☝️ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #LCBO #biggame