With a gift for bringing people and wine together, YEW sommelier, Adam Mayhew is a pro at finding the perfect pairing. A graduate of the sommelier program at Ecole Hoteliere des Laurentides in Saint-Adele, Quebec, Adam is trilingual – speaking the languages of French, English and Wine. Our very own in-house wine match-maker loves working with guests to find the best wine they are comfortable with, and Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to share some of his selections.
1st Valentines Day Together
Romantic and just the right amount of sweet, Rose is the perfect choice for your first Valentines Day together. Locally loved, Haywire Okanagan Valley 2014 is “the one”.
50th Valentine’s Day Together
Veuve Cliquots 1998 Vintage Brut “La Grande Dame” a classic Champagne that withstands the test of time with elegance.
For the loves of your life on Valentines Day, Luna Argenta Prosecco! Bubbly and fun, Prosecco can liven up any evening with your friends. By the glass or by the bottle, keep the bubbles flowing all night.
Night with the Boys
For a party of single guys, go big or go home on a boys night out in in mid February. Caymus from the Napa Valley. Big bold Cabernet that will inspire just enough bravado to send another bottle of Prosecco to the ladies across the dining room.
Finding a wine to replace company at dinner is no easy task. Look a for a glass of wine that is sophisticated but soft, elegant with a hint of spice, but down to earth. Pinot Noir is the answer. Roux Perl & Fils “La Moutonierre” from Cote de Beaune in Burgundy will keep you intrigued.