Wednesday, January 26, 2022

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Cognac’s rise from a regional product to a worldwide phenomenon

Export sales drove the development of the industry, a feature as true today as it was three centuries ago
cognac vats

Getting to the essence of cognac: the distiller’s art

The deft hand of the master blender is critical to production
Deputy Mayor Sheilagh OLeary (left) welcomed the ConnecTour cyclists to her city

Cross-country cyclists welcomed by St. John’s deputy mayor

ConnecTour cross-country cyclists finally reach their destination

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With Cognac, it’s all about terroir

The environment, including the chalky soil, is everything when it comes to producing the right grapes
Captain Stan Peet

Proud captain sails to Canada’s other ‘distinct society’: Newfoundland

Capt. Stan Peet says while Newfoundland is definitely a part of Canada, it is a very a distinct society
historic log house built in 1844

Charlottetown’s heritage homes have a champion

Paul Coles has won eight City of Charlottetown Heritage Awards for his restoration work

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