Ann Murray Charity Golf Classic with The Wine Ladies

Anne Murray, Jann Arden, Tom Cochrane and The Wine Ladies TV! Colon Cancer Canada

 First published June 14th, 2010

Watch The Wine Ladies TV TODAY out on location at the Angus Glen Golf Club for the Anne Murray Charity Golf Classic held in May 2010 in support of Colon Cancer Canada.

Canadian icon, singer-songwriter Anne Murray also known as the #1 female celebrity golfer in the world joins us for a glass of wine and discussion on her career in music and the cause dear to her heart, Colon Cancer and much, much more. Anne Murray’s life has been personally touched by this illness and she has made it her goal to get the message out to as many people as possible goal that Colon Cancer is preventable, treatable and beatable! Colon Cancer is 90% preventable if detected early. In 2009 an estimated 22,000 new cases were diagnosed in Canada. Close to 9100 Canadians lost their lives that same year. Speak to your doctor and get the test, Colon Cancer Canada

Also joining Anne on the golf tee and on the show are multiple Juno award winners the very funny Jann Arden  and humanitarian Tom Cochrane, hockey legend Darryl Sittler and CTV Sportscaster Brian Williams  All for a great cause, raising over $165,000 in support of Colon Cancer Canada. To our health and yours! Cheers!


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The Wine Ladies Georgia and Susanne were honored to emcee the Zonta Celebrates International Women's Day event,
The Wine Ladies Georgia and Susanne were honored to emcee the Zonta Celebrates International Women’s Day event,

The Wine Ladies at Sopra Lounge, Toronto with Celebrities Massimo Capra and Emilio Fina

Patio Launch party at Calamus Estate Winery with Peter Van-Heldingen, Twenty Valley, Niagara,

Marvelous Mother’s Day Contest! WIN Over $600 In Prizes!

The Chronos Observatory. What is often mistaken for a silo on the side of the renovated barn, is in fact the Chronos Observatory. Inside the observatory is a deep space telescope capable of viewing interstellar bodies in significant detail.
The Wine Ladies dressed in Joan Kelley Walker fashions and about to enjoy some Calamus Ball Falls Red and White wine.

Make your Mother’s Day a marvelous one with Calamus Estate Wines and fashions by Joan Kelley Walker!

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Love wine and fashion? Well one lucky mother and guest will join The Wine Ladies May 19th at Calamus Estate Winery and receive an unbelievable experience plus fashions from Real Housewives of Toronto star Joan Kelley Walker’s new fashion collection!

YOUR winery experience will begin in the 100 year old barn tasting room with a sampling of three (3) Calamus Estate Winery’s most popular award winning vintages. After that then join us on the stunning brand new patio restaurant for farm fresh salad, an our arrow head wooden charcuterie board and choice of fresh stone oven pizza. Plus a special service from a Dutch wooden shoe….. 

Grand Opening Weekend Party May 18th and 19th, 2019

You will also walk away with a collection of Joan Kelly Walker Fashions to complete your Mother’s Day experience.

Please make sure that you are available to attend and claim your prize on Sunday, May 19th, 2019. 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

Calamus Estate Winery is located ate 3100 Glen Road Jordan, ON L0R 1S0 Phone: 905-562-9303

President and owner Peter Van-Helsdingen of Calamus Estate Winery leads a wine tasting in the 100 year old barrel room.

A selection from the Joan Kelley Fashions available at Proceeds from the sales donated by Joan to the Breakfast Club of Canada.

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On this week’s audio podcast… Calamus Estate Winery and fashions by Joan Kelley Walker

On this week’s audio podcast… Calamus Estate Winery and fashions by Joan Kelley Walker

Guests: Joan Kelley Walker and Peter Van- Helsdingen

Coming up on today’s show, we salute all the moms, grand-moms and mothers to be, with their very special day just around the corner Mother’s Day of course, a tradition by the way that started 105 years ago in 1914! The creator of the holiday was social activist Anna Jarvis, from Virginia, who after her mom passed away worked tirelessly to establish a special day for her and other mothers of course. And it was actually Woodrow Wilson who finally took notice, clever man  and he’s the guy who  declared every second Sunday in May a national holiday aptly named Mothers Day! 

President Woodrow Wilson and first lady Edith Bolling Wilson are seen in Washington on May 15, 1918. Wilson proclaims Mother’s Day, May 9, 1914
President Woodrow Wilson and first lady Edith Bolling Wilson are seen in Washington on May 15, 1918. Wilson proclaims Mother’s Day, May 9, 1914

We are going to share with you a few ideas on how to help make your mom’s day a little extra special, with our two very fabulous guests today as always.Plus for one lucky Mom, we will be giving away a Marvelous Mother’s Day Gift including wine, a wine experience  and  fashion ! Valued at $600!!

Click here to enter!

And speaking of fashion and mom’s our first guest, many of you already know her  from the hit TV Show The Real Housewives of Toronto. She is a celebrity, an entrepreneur, journalist, philanthropist, and a fashionista. This lovely lady recently launched her own fashion line the Joan Kelley Walker Collection which combines her passion for philanthropy and her long time love of fashion. Proceeds from sales of the Joan Kelley Walker Collection towards feeding Canada’s children through the Breakfast Club of Canada.

Joan will fill us in on how she juggles motherhood and the various roles she has taken on, we’ll learn more about how she got started, her new collection, her life as a TV star and more!

Listen to Joan at 3:54 minutes in the audio podcast.

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Next, we welcome Peter Van-Helsdingen of  Calamus Estate Winery to the show. Peter and his wife Rosalee realized their life long dream of owning a winery with their recent purchase of Calamus Estate Winery, located in Niagara, producing award winning wines. They are so thrilled and passionate about the winery, some of the beautiful additions that they have made including a 3 tier deck over looking Balls Falls. Peter and Rosalee have been very generous in their contribution to our Marvelous Mothers Day prizes. We are going to chat with Peter about that, about his wines and the super cool Observatory they have there right at the winery!

Easy sipping table wines. The Balls Falls White, notes of green apple, and apricot.Balls Falls Red, medium bodied blend of mostly Cab Franc and Cab Sauvignon.

Listen to Peter at 14:40 minutes in the audio podcast.

Cabin. Gifts, Goods and Grooming for Gents.The perfect gift for him!

Cabin. Gifts, Goods, and Grooming for Gents.

And finally to close off the show. Let’s talk about what is trending? Now is this for HIM or for HER??? Cabin. Gifts, Goods, and Grooming for Gents. Close shaves, short sides and back cuts for all ages. So cool, so sexy no matter the age! Packing the bodies in for a variety of shaves and cuts, the old fashioned barber shop is back!!! At Cabin, located in Mississauga, we will welcome founder and operator Louis Manzo to fill us in. What an awesome gift for your guy and for you!

Listen to Louis Manzo at 1 hour into the show.

Episode WL 02-09-2017

Something trending big these days are the old fashioned barbershops. Take a look around, they’re popping up everywhere.In the old days A place where the guys used to go for a hot towel shave, a beard trim and a hair cut… but even more it was a place for them to gather, feel comfortable and share a little camaraderie, maybe have a coffee.


While men were going to women’s salons, Manzo wanted to create “a social aspect around grooming and accessories that guys would like, private clubs exist but nothing at a pedestrian level”, explains Manzo.

Awesome gift ideas for the man in your life!

if you’re looking for something unique and cool for your guy, there are so many unique things to buy. Lots of Canadian brands too…Hand blown whiskey tumblers, luxurious Merino Wool throw hand woven by group of Grannys in New Brunswick,mens jewellery,cool work accessories, bowties, socks, underwear, hats, winter accessories and more.

Villa Maria Winery, New Zealand’s “Most Awarded Winery”. Meet Ollie Powrie head viticulturist on this week’s radio show.

Villa Maria Winery, New Zealand’s “Most Awarded Winery”

Our first guest here today, the head viticulturist for the “Most Awarded Winery” in New Zealand, a huge success story. What do they say of this winery, “From a one-man band to a global brand in just 50 years, that is Villa Maria Winery, and our guest is Ollie Cowrie. Ollie to tell fill us in each of the wines so unique and delicious coming from various wine regions, and terroir within NZ.

Listen to Ollie Powrie at 4:00 minutes into the show.

On this week’s radio show… Best wines for turkey and to pair with your Christmas dinner!  


Grand Opening Holiday Party of K. Barketti of Oakville now opened at the CF Lime Ridge Shopping Center in Hamilton! Holiday Fashion Show with fabulous wine & food. Bring a “Toy for Toddlers for Christmas.”

Guests sipped on sumptious wines and cocktails provided by Villa Maria of New Zealand including Pinot Noir, Lightly Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc and Sauvignon Blanc.


Holiday Fashion Show, K. Barketti of Oakville with fabulous wine & food. Bring a “Toy for Toddlers for Christmas”.

K. Barketti

K. Barketti

Holiday Fashion Show with fabulous wine & food.

Bring a “Toy for Toddlers for Christmas.” Donations accepted at the door. Help support our local kids and make their holiday season a special one!

Over $2000 in door prizes to be won!

Shop latest fall fashions suited uniquely to you!

Holiday dressing tips and tricks on being the best dressed offered by stylist Natasha Lang of K. Barketti.

Featuring the stunning fashions of Frank Lyman Designs. A special gift for all purchases of $100.00 or more.

Savour scrumptious bites provided by Trocadero Taverne, one of Hamilton’s most oldest and charming restaurants serving guests since 1944. A gem of a place.

Sip on sumptious wines and cocktails provided by Villa Maria of New Zealand including Lightly Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc  and Pinot Noir.

Meet Santa Claus who will be accepting toys/gifts at the door.

Enjoy the music provided by the one and only DJ Wayne!

Date: December 8th, 2016
Time: 7:00-9:30pm
Location: K. Barketti  CF Lime Ridge Shopping Centre in Hamilton (newest store, opened October 2016, 3rd of K. Barketti)

Tickets $30.00 per person. Please buy your ticket on line here. 

Please call 905-338-6797 or 416-716-8510 to RSVP or email

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Gentlemen prefer Preferred Magazine….and VDF Gives You Pitars

Carlo Greco, Publisher Preferred Magazine

Finally, to close off the show, we’re going to shift gears just a little bit, and welcome the Publisher Carlo Greco of Preferred Magazine to the show, a stunning, up scale magazine, a coffee table bookazine. Carlo to fill us in on what is trending these days, in the way of travel, cars, cigars, food, and wine including his love of Prosecco and Pitars too, just featured in Preferred. Although targeted toward primarily the gentlemen, ladies this is for you too.

Listen to Carlo Greco at 42:57 minutes in the show


VDF Wines Gives You Pitars

On this week’s radio show…

Lavish lifestyle with prize Pitars Prosecco, Preferred Magazine and Executive Chef from OVEST.

Coming up on our show today, one of Italy’s many claims to fame, is of course their very own sparkling wine, growing in popularity day by day. Not only is it a wine, but it is a place, and it is a grape and there is a bit of confusion out there about this delightful and delicious bubbly and that is Prosecco.

Episode 46: Pitars Prosecco;Nicola Pittaro, Danylo Mielnik, Carlo Greco

There is much more to this bubbly, with an interesting history, than many might know. So in our first segment we are excited to share with everyone today a very special winery, located in the Friuli region in northeastern Italy, the wine Castel Pitars winery.

Pitars Winery

Here is a wine producer that dates back to 1510, steeped in tradition, now run by four brothers producing an exciting array of wines, along with their Prosecco, wines of indigenous grapes, international varietals and unique blends.

Pitars family

Pitars Prosecco DOC, Susanne’s Wine Pick

Girls' Night Out Sparkling

Girls’ Night Out Sparkling for the Oscars!

Jeanne Beker on Oscar de la Renta

Prepping for the holidays with celebrity fashion icon Jeanne Beker…On this week’s audio podcast.

In studio with fashion icon Jeanne Beker

In studio with fashion icon Jeanne Beker

In studio with fashion icon Jeanne Beker

We have a super show lined up for you today, with a roster of celebrity guests all here to help us prep and primp for the up-coming holidays… from what to wear, to what to eat.. and what to drink…And not only that…also the best way to get where you are going, travel in style, with bubbly, with music, laughter this holiday season…arrive safe, sound and ready to par-tee!! . All that coming up!

Starting with our first guest, she is an icon in the world of fashion, recognized around the world, she has covered all the major runways from Paris to Milan to New York, hobnobbing with major designers like Karl Lagerfeld, Yves St Laurent, Valentino. She is the former style correspondent for ETalk and Canada AM, she is the style columnist for The globe and Mail, and has her own clothing and accessory line on the Shopping channel, the one and only, the host for 27 years of FT or Fashion Television, Jeanne Beker

Wow, and during our chat with Jeanne we’ll be getting the scoop on what to wear, and how to look our best this holiday season, and after that we’ll move on to what to drink? What’s hot, what’s not in the way of cocktails?

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 No-one better than our next guest to fill us is on that, we’ll be welcoming Jeremy Parsons to the show, he is a Celebrity mixologist, with a flair for unique, exciting and delectable cocktails, he travels all over the country. He is celebrating this month the 16th year anniversary of his company Cocktails The Fluid Experience.. Jeremy on drinks!

Celebrity mixologist Jeremy Parsons

Listen to Jeremy Parsons  on The Wine Ladies radio show ( interview at 22:20 minutes)

 And what about the food!!! Our go-to Chef for tips on entertaining this holiday season and for unique and delish dishes.. the winner of CHOPPED Canada on Food Network Canada JohnRoss Woodland, will be joining us, and  Chef JohnRoss is the chef at Tu Casa Fine Dining Restaurant in Lorne Park, one of our Fabulous Finds For Foodies” best places to dine!

Tu Casa…fine dining,award winning wine list,fabulous food, our neighborhood discovery.Fabulous Finds For Foodies

Check out our review here.

Chef JohnRoss Woodland

Chef JohnRoss Woodland

Listen to Chef JohnRoss on The Wine Ladies radio show ( interview at 34:36 minutes)

 And finally…travel in style we say!

Whether a white stretch limo, or a party bus for 20, it’s fun, its safe, worry free and affordable! Andrew Davids will join us of “Just for U Limo Bus Transportation”to tell us all about that…PLUS… what makes a super DJ? Make or break a party or a ride? This guest has it all covered….

Andrew Davids proprietor Just For U Limo Bus Transportation and Just For U Entertainment.

Andrew Davids proprietor Just For U Limo Bus Transportation and Just For U Entertainment.

Andrew Davids proprietor Just For U Limo Bus Transportation and Just For U Entertainment.

Listen to Andrew Davids on The Wine Ladies radio show ( interview at 48:49 minutes)


Episode #13 Prepping for the holidays with celebrity fashion icon Jeanne Beker.