Fall flavor Wines

Fall flavor Wines
As the season changes, the food we eat starts to change as well.  It’s time to swap out what wines you are drinking too to pair with the heartier, warmer meals you’ll be eating.  Ted Farrell from Haskells gives us his picks for wines that go well with classic fall meals. Cotes du Rhone Blanc (pairs well with fish) Lockwood Pinot...

California Wines

California Wines
Throughout the month of September, there are wine tastings all along the coast of California.  That is why September is referred to as “California Wine Month.”  But there is no need to hop on a plane.  Our wine guy, Ted Farrell from Haskells, is here with California wines you can enjoy right here! California Wine Month 6-Pack for $60...

Savor the Summer 6-Pack

Savor the Summer 6-Pack
It’s a tough fact to face but the end of summer is quickly approaching.  Ted Farrell from Haskell’s joins us to help us savor the end of summer with a glass of wine in hand. Get the Savor the Summer 6-Pack for $60, it includes: Fortant Grenache rose Cantina Della Torre Pinot Grigio Cricklewood Pinot Gris Hitch Chardonnay ...

Mixed Drinks with Haskell’s

Mixed Drinks with Haskell’s
It’s been the perfect summer to sit out on the porch and enjoy a cocktail.  Our wine guy, Ted Farrell from Haskell’s is changing things up a bit.  He’s sharing some summer cocktail inspiration. Bootleg Drink 2-3 bunches of chopped mint, stems removed, plus a mint sprig for garnish ½ cup simple syrup 1 ½ oz. rum, vodka or...

Beat the Heat Wines

Beat the Heat Wines
Minnesota has seen some really high temperatures this summer.  The month of June was one of the hottest we’ve had in decades.  Ted Farrell of Haskell’s has some suggestions of chilled wines to help you beat the heat. Casa Farelli Pinot Grigio Voltaire Vouvray Vina Robles Sauvignon Blanc Fortant Grenache Rose Coastal ...

Grilling Wines

Grilling Wines
When it comes to grilling and chilling, Ted Farrell from Haskell’s Wine has the chilling part down!  He shares which wines pair best with some of our favorite grilled foods. Pair with Chips: Casa Farelli Prosecco Pair with Seafood & Salads: Laville Pavillon Bordeaux Blanc Pair with Fish: Hats Off Chardonnay Pair with...

Patio Wine Pack

Patio Wine Pack
Sitting outside and sipping on a glass of wine during the summer months in Minnesota sounds like a perfect scenario.  There are wines that are better suited for these occasions and Ted Farrell from Haskell’s has them! Patio Pack: Domaine Fazi Rose Fog Mountain Sauvignon Blanc Gearbox Pinot Noir Get two of each of these wines...

Old World Wines vs. New World Wines

Old World Wines vs. New World Wines
A good way to start learning about different kinds of wines according to our wine guy, Ted Farrell from Haskells, is to compare “Old World” with “New World” wines. Wines Ted featured: Chardonnays: Gergenti Chardonnay vs. Mystified Chardonnay Zinfandels: Masso Antico Primitivo vs. Pra Vinera Zinfandel Blends: CDR Rastellian...

6 Wines for $60

6 Wines for $60
Ted Farrell from Haskell’s put together a 6-pack of wine for Twin Cities Live viewers and it was so successful that he decided to do it again! 6 For $60 available through Sunday, May 3, 2020. includes: Malen Rose Les Rastellains Cotes du Rhone Craft Creamery Chardonnay Chateau du Pin Bordeaux Domaine Pech de L’Escale...