Wines for Tailgating

Wines for Tailgating
Make sure you are well stocked for football viewing parties. Haskell's Ted Farrell wants you to think beyond cans of beer, too. He stopped by with bottles and boxes of wine worth picking up. Now through Sunday, September 8th, you can get 20% off any bottle of rose when you mention Twin Cities Live at any one of Haskell's 11 Minnesota locations.

Pinot Gris vs. Grigio

Pinot Gris vs. Grigio
In French, the word “gris” translates into grey.  In Italian, the word “grigio” also translates to grey.  Does that mean that Pinot Gris and Pinot Grigio are the same kind of wine?  Haskell’s wine guy, Ted Farrell, breaks it down for us. Cantina della Torre Pinot Grigio $9.99 La Gondola Pinot Grigio $9.98 Greetings Pinot...

Favorite Wines of the Haskell’s Staff

Favorite Wines of the Haskell’s Staff
Since 1934, Haskell's Wine and Liquor stores have been locally owned and operated. They're currently owned by the Farrell family. Twin Cities Live's Wine Guy, Haskell's Ted Farrell, is their President. He stopped by with the favorite wines of the team who run Haskell's, his family. Through Sunday, August 18th, you can purchase the four wines...

Wines to Pair with Ribs, Hot Dogs and Sweets

Wines to Pair with Ribs, Hot Dogs and Sweets
Competitive eater Joey Chestnut is in Minnesota to see if he can beat his own record for the most rib meat consumed in 12 minutes. The record currently stands at 13.76 pounds. In celebration of Joey stopping by the Twin Cities Live studio, we asked our Wine Guy, Haskell's Ted Farrell, to pair wines with foods Joey has eaten in competitions. Get...

Summer Wines

Summer Wines
Our wine guy, Ted Farrell of Haskell’s, is celebrating the best that they have to offer.  His top wines are awarded the prestigious “Teddie’s Award” and here they are: Best Wine for a Romantic Outdoor Picnic:  Villamont Cremant de Bourgogne, $14.99  Best Wine for a Day on the Pontoon:  Silver Beach Sauvignon Blanc, $11.99 ...

Stock Up for Memorial Day at Haskell’s

Stock Up for Memorial Day at Haskell’s
Twin Cities Live's Wine Guy, Haskell's Ted Farrell, stops by with wines perfect for your Memorial Day gathering, including a wine that pairs well with s'mores! Through Monday, May 28th, members of the military receive 20% off at Haskell's 11 Minnesota locations. Plus, all Haskell's locations will be open on Memorial Day from 10 a.m. - 5...

Ask the Wine Guy with Haskell’s

Ask the Wine Guy with Haskell’s
Haskell's Ted Farrell knows a lot about wine. Fans on the Twin Cities Live Facebook page asked Ted their questions, revealing a red wine that should go in the fridge. Wines featured in this segment: Beaujolais Villages Vienot Windstorm Zinfandel Vina Robles Cabernet Ask your questions about wine at any one of Haskell's 11...

When I Taste Tequilla with Haskell’s

When I Taste Tequilla with Haskell’s
Haskell’s Ted Farrell gives an education on the different types of tequila and how tequila differs from mescal. Tequilas featured: White: Vizon Blanco Rested: Milagro Reposado Aged: Patro Anjeo “Barrel Select” All of the products featured in today’s segment are on sale as part of Haskell’s Spring Wine Sale, which runs...