Whisky Night

  Whisky Night + Chocolate pairings = a  very happy girl

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Earlier this week I had the opportunity to attend a whisky tasting and debate that was put on our local cocktail bar, Uva, and my lovely friend, Lauren Mote. We were treated to three regions of whisk(e)y spirits, from Canada, USA, and my favourite, Scotland. I’ll share in another post to recap my learnings. I…

Japanese origin Sake

I was treated to Japanese origin sake at lunch time. My good friend brought this back last year and had forgotten about it… lucky for me :) It was clean in flavour and refreshing… oh so good! #eightseasmountain #japanese #sake #rice #liquor

Châteauneuf-du-Pape 1985

Châteauneuf-du-Pape 1985, Photos by: kaishin chu © 2008 J had this one in his wine collection, and since we’ve decided to travel abroad indefinitely for the time being, he decided that there was no time like the present to open it with family for Christmas Day dinner. Though it did need a bit of time…


One of my favorite year round drinks to have is Prosecco from Italy. It’s crisp, light and fruity flavours always lift my spirits. Since having moved to China for a short term, I’ve been craving it. It was almost readily available in Vancouver, through certain stores, but here, no luck seeing it yet. The images…