I've often wondered what makes us gravitate towards a certain brand over another. Why does that bottle of wine appeal to us over the other bottle of wine that's right next to it? Is it the label, or the name? Sure, sometimes it comes down to price, but appearance plays a huge part in what goes into my cart when I'm buying wine I haven't tried before.
Case in point - a few weeks ago my boyfriend and I made a trip to the LCBO to stock up on some ciders, beers and some cheap wines for easy drinking. I grabbed some trusty go-tos and a couple of bottles I haven't tried before. One of those was Yalumba's Y series Viognier. Viognier (pronounced Vee-on-Yay) is a grape variety I haven't fully explored yet and one I didn't know much about so I was really excited to try this wine - a steal for $13.95.Read More