Guess Seductive is one of our favourite scents with notes of Bergamot, Black Currant and Pear. To be eligible to win one of three (3) bottle of Guess Seductive (Value$70.00 each). Simply “LIKE” The Wine Ladies Fan Page and answer the question. Which of these notes would you find in a Cabernet Sauvignon ? 1.Bergamot 2. Black Currant 3. Pear Winners to be picked Sunday May 8th, 2011 at noon and posted on The Wine Ladies Fan Page. Good luck everyone! The Splendour of South Africa. The Wine Ladies TV Wed May 4th , at 2:30pm-3:30pm on ThatChannel.com. This week’s show is all about South Africa and an extraordinary fundraising initiative called “World Chefs Tour Against Hunger:” The 3rd time this fundraiser has been held, first in 1993, 2003 and now 2011 and now bigger than ever with over 200 chefs from around the globe will be going to Johannesburg including our own Canadian Culinary team, all to raise funds to combat hunger and raise awareness. To help get our Canadian team over there, hopefully baring small gifts for the kids, we’re also hosting a fundraiser “An Evening of South African Splendour” on June 2nd which everyone in the studio today will be an integral part of. Firstly, joining us in studio, she was the Canadian Team Leader in 2003, is a Member of the Canadian Culinary team going to South Africa once again in August, she is the President of Chef Finesse, and VP Escoffier Society of Toronto, please welcome Connie Volino. The evening of South African Splendour will also include a phenomenal array of authentic South African foods.Our next guest, Proprietor of Florence Meats, a family business since 1977, multi award winner, specializing in the highest quality South African food products found anywhere, Damian Goriup and finally, there will be lots of wonderful South African wines flowing that evening, including those brought in by our next guest, graciously donated, Regional Manager for RKW Imports Inc, Steven Trenholme. Please join us. For further details on the fundraiser Purchase your tickets here before Sunday May 8th, 2011 and be entered into the draw to win a $300.00 gift from the stunning store Touch De L’Afrique featuring the treasures of Africa. Winner be notified by email Monday, May 9th, 2011 If you missed last week’s show not a problem, please visit For all The Wine Ladies TV podcasts and archived shows visit The Wine Ladies TV Show and ThatChannel.com from anywhere and anytime. 1001 reasons to visit 1000 Islands! Join us this week for The Wine Ladies TV as we explore the magic of the 1000 Islands. From the beaches, to the golf, the spectacular beauty of the area, the fascinating history and the wonderful culinary and wine available, no wonder there are 1001 reasons to visit the 1000 Islands! We explore this amazing region with the help of Kim Barr and Dayna Earl from Brockville & District Tourism who join us this week. We will also be tantalizing our palates with one of life’s greatest pleasures the pairing of cheese and wine as we welcome Vicki McMillan, Empire Cheese and Butter Cooperative and Fred Lamprecht of Lamprecht International Fine Wine and Spirits. For highlights to the show: Come celebrate the region with the 1000 Island Wine and Food Festival taking place (June 17th-18th) all weekend long at the Brockville Memorial Centre. Dine on delicious cuisine created by local award winning restaurants and local food purveyors. This week we welcome to The Wine Ladies TV from heavenly cheesecakes, to fresh roasted coffee, pancakes, artisan cheese ,olive oils and more. Taste local and international wine, spirits and beer and be entertained by some of the best jazz music in the country. The 11th annual 1000 Islands Jazz Festival, named the Canada’s “Best Small Jazz Festival in Canada” happens to be taking place at the same time, so while you enjoy the many fruits of the 1000 Islands you’ll be able to take in the tunes of popular jazz artists while sipping on your favourite vino of choice. Look for the giant jar of corks, count them here and you could win a surprise prize! Weather Wish! Just putting it out there, we are tired of the cold, the rain and the snow. The Masters was great but now it’s time for golf season to begin! Golf and wine go hand in hand, Can’t wait to take a few lessons with eight time LPGA champion Sandra Post at one of the undiscovered gems in golf The Diamond “in the Ruff Golf Club in Muskoka, beautiful with cottages to rent too. Also check out who you think is the better golfer Georgia or Susanne. A little sibling rivalry going on here: Up-Coming events with The Wine Ladies NOT to be missed! June 2nd – The Wine Ladies to host an evening of South African Splendour Brought to you in conjunction with The Escoffier Society of Toronto in support of the World Chef’s Tour Against Hunger in South Africa and worldwide. To purchase your tickets online click here or call 905-338-6797 Join us June 2nd, 2011 for a special evening of South African culture , set in the stunning interior decor store Touch De L’Afrique for an evening of exclusive, spectacular wines from South Africa, scintillating food, mesmerizing music and much more. Experience a touch of Africa with the vibrant beat of the African drums, be spellbound by indigenous dance expression and be inspired by a “medicine man” reading with your personal encrypted stone. The funds raised that evening will help send our Canadian culinary team to South Africa this summer for the 3rd “World Chefs Tour Against Hunger” Over 200 chefs from across the globe will to participate in feeding the nation. The World To! ur hopes to raise a total of R4 million to fend off hunger. The Wine Ladies TV show “One Sip At A Time” will welcome you on the red carpet and capture the magic and special moments of this sparkling night. Our silent auction table will be abundant with an assortment of incredible prizes, featuring something for everyone including a special door prize to be announced. The South African wines will be available for purchase as well. Event Details Date: June 2nd 2011 Time: 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm Red carpet: 6:30 pm- 7:00pm Event: 7:00 pm-10:00pm Place: Touch De L’Afrique, 229 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, Ontario L6L 1H7 Cost: $75.00 (plus taxes) To purchase your tickets online before Sunday May 8th, 2011 and be entered into the draw to win a $300.00 gift from the stunning store Touch De L’Afrique featuring the treasures of Africa. Winner be notified by email. Purchase your tickets here Monday, May 9th, 2011 Why are we doing this? As The Wine Ladies we are in an industry where we enjoy wonderful wine and fabulous food every day. In Canada, we are blessed from coast to coast with apple orchards, dairy farms, fisheries, wheat farming, to the wineries and much, much more. There are many people in the world that are not as fortunate as we are here, we want to help raise awareness for world hunger and help eradicate it forever! Please join us! This evening could not have been made possible without the help of our sponsors and partners. About The Wine Ladies The Wine Ladies, Georgia and Susanne founded by entrepreneur sister team in 2003, take life one sip at a time as they share the splendour of food and wine for all and the wonderful lifestyle it entails. Regular national TV personalities, columnists and hosts of their own weekly TV and radio show about wine, food and lifestyle these ladies share their passion and live life to the fullest and without hesitation. Their motto “everything in life somehow comes back to the vine” keeps their audiences entertained and informed. Contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org or Facebook Page.