An Emoji Wine Review of Zenato in the Cave

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Focusing on the launch of Zenato Alanera Rosso Veronese in the LCBO, we welcomed Winemaker Alberto Zenato into the iYellow Wine Cave earlier this month. I had the chance to ask him a few questions during the evening and he told me a bit more about his family’s deep history in winemaking. His father, Sergio […]

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Do Your Friends Give You Bad Wine?

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OK, firstly if they do you should tell them to join a wine club like iYellow and secondly, don’t get angry just get even! We’re just kidding! What do you do with the wine if it’s just no good to drink? No reasonable person dumps it down the drain. There are good uses for bad […]

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Does Different Alcohol Affect You Differently?

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Does tequila make you dance on the table? Do you find whiskey makes you crazy? Does the the kind of alcohol you drink affect your actions and personality? To figure out if this is true or not keep reading here.

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The Magic of Prince Edward County

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Whether it’s wine, beer, cider, sand, sun, country living, antique shopping or blue skies Prince Edward County as it all. Check out our top wineries to visit and why with Ange here.

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Will You Buy Wine at the Grocery Store?

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Yes, it’s true, pretty soon wine will join beer in grocery stores for your purchasing pleasure. Many stores will only be able to sell local wine with others offering wine from all over the world, you can read more from BlogTO here.

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Chef Feature: Aiden Galligan of Uncle Smokes BBQ

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Chef Aiden Galligan talks Food and Aveleda with Angela Aiello        This Summer I’m taking the chance to get to know 5 Chefs from across Toronto and having food and wine conversation with Aveleda wine. Aveleda Vinho Verde from Portugal is a refreshing, light and crisp wine that is perfect for sipping on […]

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Red Wine is Mo’ Better Than Grape Juice

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Ever wonder if grape juice has the same healthy attributes as red wine? Well, wonder no more, here is all the backup to prove you should be sipping vino instead. Read more here.

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My Top 10 things to do in Oakland, California

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The minute I stepped foot in Oakland, I loved it. It is a city filled with possibility, excitement and originality. Just 15 minutes from San Fransisco, with lower rent and in the midst of true renaissance, Oakland is defining a new personality. There is definitely a reason why The New York Times named Oakland the […]

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The Most Expensives Champagnes in the World

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Ever wonder how expensive wine can really get? Here we showcase the most expensive Champagnes in the world, just in case you and bae (or your BFF) wanted to really celebrate with a bottle of something delicious. Read more here.

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Are you a Wine Slut?

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Do you play the field when it comes to wine? Don’t worry there’s no harm in that! We know you always come back to the local vino because that is where your heart really lies? Read on here and see if you agree.

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Why Sonoma is the Heart of California Wine Country

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With its eternal sunshine, booming culinary and drinks scene, and majestic natural landscapes, it is no wonder why California draws many of us in. The West coast has a vibe of its own, with a bit less structure, more vitamin D, abundant creativity and an undeniable ease of life. I have been told that once […]

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Respect Your Sense of Smell

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Here are 10 incredible facts about your sense of smell. Seeing as how smell is one of the 5 easy steps to tasting wine, it deserves way more respect than you probably give it. Read here to learn more

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German Wine Terms

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Did you know Germany makes world class wines?! Enjoy some light reading on your lunch break and read up on these quick and easy German Wine Terms and take your love for Germany wine up a level. Read all about it here.  Learn more about them at our 2 wine school classes taking place this […]

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Wine Bottle Anatomy

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Every wonder what the different parts on a wine bottle are called? We give you to low down on understanding what and where the shoulder and punt are on a wine bottle here.

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Quiz: Where in the World have you Drank Wine?

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Odds are you’re a traveler and you love seeing the world. It’s been proven that people like us spend our money on the things that aren’t things. We spend it on experiences, food and of course wine. Click here to click on all the cities you’ve sipped wine and find out what your wine travel […]

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What you don’t know about Malbec, Argentina’s Super Star Grape

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If there was a popularity contest for grapes, Malbec would definitely be top of its class. It’s a grape that has an old soul with a young and exciting energy. This beloved grape even has its very own day to celebrate – April 17th is Malbec World Day across the world. On this Spring day […]

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Wine Pairings for your Kids Bad Behaviour

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My Mom has always told me that I am one of the reasons she loves drinking wine. A part of me definitely takes pride in that in hopes it was my passion for wine later in life, however, she always love to remind me that my sisters and I (there were 4 of us) were […]

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For the Love of Irish Whiskey

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When it comes to Ireland, there are a few things that pop up in just about everyone’s mind. Perhaps you think of a rainbow and a pot of gold, or even a lucky charm or four-leaf clover. You might also think of a lush green island north of Britain filled with friendly people with an […]

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Cool-Ass Washington State Wines

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Washington State is getting well known for their truly well made and delicious wines, not to mention their cool-ass wine country and rock star winemakers. If you wanna be in the cool crowd at work and with your friends, read up on this short history about Washington State wines here>>  

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Seriously Delicious. Seriously Cool.

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The iYellow gals had a chance to try some wines last week. New to the market, these eye-catching bottles hinted that the juice inside may just be what the label inferred: ‘seriously cool’. Ontario wine superstar Southbrook Vineyards has produced these local wine gems with grapes grown in Niagara vineyards which follow the Sustainable Winemaking […]

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What does Marijuana Have to do with Wine?

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Did you know, wineries in the north part of California wineries are competing for workers with the domestic marijuana industry?! Now this is an interesting read…read the full article here>

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Video: Easter Wine Recommends

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Looking for some great wine recommends for this Easter weekend? Here are 4 of Ange’s handpicked selections. Click here to watch her 4 minute segment on CHCH Morning live from Thursday March 24th, 2016.

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Quiz: Jelly Belly Flavours in Wine

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Need a great way to train your palate on what to taste in wine? If you’re a Jelly Belly jellybean lover (as many of us are) you can use all the amazing flavours in Jelly Bellies to help you figure out what you taste and smell in wine. Click here to see all the Jelly […]

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Does the Size of your Wine Glass Matter?

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A recent study found that wine sales were higher when restaurants served the same 6oz of wine in larger glasses, do you like your wine in a larger glass? This study says you drink faster out of bigger wine glasses, do you agree? Read the full article here>

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