All around the world, countries will celebrate Fair Trade Day on May 11. You may or may not know, Edmonton is a Fair Trade certified city! Read the quick fact sheet for a bit more info, and come in to the store on May 11 to sample Fair Trade wine.
Watch this space for Cruise night presentation at Aligra Wine & Spirits coming soon!
Folks are preparing for their big Easter dinners. Edmonton is home to many traditions and cultures, and there is a whole world of celebratory food to mark Easter. with so much diversity, how does one go about choosing wine to accompany?
Booking deadline April 15, 2019 - only a few seats left!
There's been quite a buzz about vegan friendly wines. Read the article to find out more, and to see how many wines we carry at Aligra that are vegan (and therefore vegetarian) friendly.
We had another full house of enthusiastic attendees: thanks for everyone for your excellent participation. For this year`s event, we travelled the globe, sampling malts from Scotland, England, Japan, and Canada! The distilling world is experiencing real growth, and we are the beneficiaries.
UPDATE: January 2019 - Our next shipment of Taffel and Jubileum will be arriving at the store in the next week or two. If you have pre-ordered yours to guarantee it's availability, we will be calling you to confirm and process your credit card. If you want to order, please contact Grant ASAP. 780 483-1083 or email@example.com. Write AKVAVIT in the Subject line.
Aligra Wine and Spirits has been proud to be the exclusive vendor for Aalborg Spirits in Alberta for 6 years. We’ve worked hard with the Danish community and Aalborg distilleries to bring this unique selection of spirits to the province. Right now, we supply Aalborg Taffel, Jubilæum, and Gammeldansk which will all be here in a few weeks. We are excited to be exploring other products, as well. Thank you for your continued support!
Thanksgiving Weekend in Canada is approaching October 6-8, 2018. Be prepared!