What’s New

New Spéciale Limited Release Dessert Wines

April 7, 2016

This fall Winexpert will be offering three delicious dessert wines that will only be available by pre-order.

This fall WinexpertTM will be offering three delicious dessert wines that will only be available by pre-order. Back by popular demand is Chocolate Raspberry dessert wine which is bursting with rich, intense flavours and aromas of warm cherries and plums supported by a racy zing of bright raspberry and luscious chocolate. Two new and very on-trend flavours will also be offered including Peppermint Mocha and Red Velvet.  Peppermint Mocha’s dark chocolate notes and cool peppermint  blend seamlessly with the rich coffee notes and dark fruit. Red Velvet has rich and velvety notes of dark berry with a hint of moist vanilla cake enveloped in decadent cocoa.  See your retailer today to pre-order your wines by May 14th.

 

They’re Hard to Resist

March 14, 2016

Island Mist Hard Pink Lemonade and Hard Limeade are back, for a very limited time.

Island Mist Hard Pink Lemonade and Hard Limeade are back, for a very limited time.  With just the right balance of sweet and tart, these Island Mists are perfect patio potables.

Rosé Rapture

February 25, 2016

Introducing a new, spectacular limited release rosé from California.

Introducing a new, spectacular limited release rosé from California. This Sauvignon Blanc Rosé offers up tropical notes of pineapple and white peach with raspberry and cherry . The off-dry finish is balanced by expressive acidity for a refreshing, crisp wine that’s great on its own and pairs beautifully with so many foods.  Sip with fresh seafood, chicken, pork, slightly spicy foods or even sushi.  Our limited release rosé sells out every year, don’t miss out!

Your new favourite Island Mist™ is here!

February 22, 2016

New Island Mist™ Cucumber Melon Sauvignon Blanc now available at your Winexpert retailer.

Introducing new Island Mist™ Cucumber Melon Sauvignon Blanc now available at your Winexpert retailer.  Fresh, fragrant sauvignon blanc is the perfect partner for the sweet notes of the melon and clean crisp cucumber.  For the ideal summer-time drink, freeze melon balls and drop into your glass to keep your drink icy hold on a hot day. 

Introducing LE15

September 30, 2015

A showcase of five outstanding wines from some of the world’s most renowned regions.

This year, Winexpert™ has sourced superior quality juice from Italy, California and Australia to bring you five impressive wines that will be a welcome addition to your cellars. Featuring unique blends and sought after varietals, the LE15 collection offers something for every palate.  Click here to see this year’s five wines.

These wines are only available by pre-order, so see your retailer before December 4th. 

 

 

Are you Naughty or Nice?

August 28, 2015

‘Tis the season to be jolly and nothing’s more jolly than a little tongue and cheek fun with Santa’s Naughty and Nice list.

‘Tis the season to be jolly and nothing’s more jolly than a little tongue and cheek fun with Santa’s Naughty and Nice list.

Island Mist now has two delicious Holiday inspired mists to choose from, Naughty Mist and Nice Mist.

Naughty Mist: Fruit forward Merlot with a “naughty” side.  Aromas of spiced orange and brown sugar with notes of cinnamon and ginger for a lingering finish with a kick.
Nice Mist: Crisp Pinot Grigio with notes of fresh green apple, festive white cranberries and a round finish.  This wine definitely makes the nice list.
 
These wines are available now but only for limited time while supplies last. See your retailer today.

NEW Eclipse Forza Limited Release

July 13, 2015

Bold and assertive. Strength and structure. A new Eclipse is here.

Winexpert has secured a limited quantity of superb quality juice and is able to offer it as a limited release product under the Eclipse brand. The quantity of juice is limited but we expect Forza to be available for about one year.

Forza, which means ‘strength’ in Italian, is a bold red blend from Veneto, Italy. It’s a blend of Corvina, Sangiovese and Barbera and includes grape skins for added depth.

Just like a real Eclipse, this big italian red can only be experienced for a limited time.

New Limited Release Pink Moscato from California

June 1, 2015

New to World Vineyard, for a limited time only, Pink Moscato from California!

Just in time for summer entertaining, World Vineyard Pink Moscato from California is available now, in limited quantities. Light and refreshing on the palate with flavours of fresh strawberry, raspberry and cherry. Pink Moscato pairs great with fruit kabobs, spicy dishes, Chinese takeout and sweet desserts.

Encore Appearance

March 26, 2015

Last year’s limited release Australian Grenache Rosé was so popular, we’ve brought it back one last time.

Last year’s limited release Australian Grenache Rosé was so popular, we’ve brought it back one last time. With crisp hints of bright red cherry, fresh strawberry and a barely off-dry, refreshing finish, this is a perfect food-friendly wine that goes with everything. This encore appearance will be the last, so don’t miss out!

NEW Island Mist Coconut Yuzu Pinot Gris

March 10, 2015

Introducing a unique and delicious Island Mist flavour that will have you in a vacation state-of-mind with the first sip.

Introducing a unique and delicious Island Mist flavour that will have you in a vacation state-of-mind with the first sip. New Coconut Yuzu Pinot Gris is flavoured with coconut water and has a tropical splash of Yuzu and hint of lime. 

Not familiar with Yuzu? Yuzu [pronounced YOO-zoo] is a Japanese citrus fruit which is about the size of a tangerine. It’s being hailed as the next superfruit and is being used to flavour everything from beer to chewing gumIt tastes like a cross between a lemon, mandarin and grapefruit and it’s sourness and acidity plays well against the coconut notes and sweetness of Island Mist.

Introducing a bold, enigmatic blend from Selection

July 21, 2014

New ENIGMA from California has intense fruit aromas and notes of black cherry, coffee, chocolate and vanilla. Full bodied with a smooth, round finish.

New ENIGMA from California has intense fruit aromas and notes of black cherry, coffee, chocolate and vanilla.  Full bodied with a smooth, round finish.

Food friendly, this wine pairs well with everything from pizza to pasta and is a great match for meats like ribs or chicken with sweet and sticky marinade.

Introducing NEW Skinny Mist™ – an industry first, and only from Winexpert

July 7, 2014

What’s the skinny on new SKINNY MIST™? They’re fruit infused wines that are anything but skinny on flavour. We’ve paired the refreshing notes of fresh fruit with crisp and juicy varietals for an incredible taste that’s less than 80 calories per glass. So go ahead and enjoy – these Mists are skinny jeans approved.

What’s the skinny on new SKINNY MIST™?  They’re fruit infused wines that are anything but skinny on flavour. 

We’ve paired the refreshing notes of fresh fruit with crisp and juicy varietals for an incredible taste that’s less than 80 calories per glass. So go ahead and enjoy – these Mists are skinny jeans approved.

Choose from three delicious flavours:

Slight White Tropical Riesling:

Slight on calories, bursting with flavours of sweet, juicy

pineapple and mango paired with the refreshing citrus

notes of Riesling

Merlittle Merlot Blackberry Merlot:

Merlittle calories, merlots of flavour. Round fruit-forward

Merlot gets a juicy infusion of succulent blackberry.

Leaner Traminer Peach Gewürztraminer:

Flavours of freshly picked peaches against a backdrop

of crisp and subtly floral Gewürztraminer. Lean on

calories, mean on taste.

 

Visit your retailer today and be among the first to try new Skinny Mist!

A New Dynamic Duo from Island Mist

February 25, 2014

Strawberry and Watermelon is a natural flavour combination and a perfect addition to the Island Mist line of wines. We’ve taken fruity and spicy white shiraz and infused it with the flavours of refreshingly sweet strawberry and watermelon for an irresistible, lip smackingly delicious Island Mist. See your retailer today to start this fantastic new wine!

Strawberry and Watermelon is a natural flavour combination and a perfect addition to the Island Mist line of wines. We’ve taken fruity and spicy white shiraz and infused it with the flavours of refreshingly sweet strawberry and watermelon for an irresistible, lip smackingly delicious Island Mist. See your retailer today to start this fantastic new wine!

Pairs Well With Others

February 24, 2014

Warmer weather is coming which means it’s the perfect time to get ready for all that summertime entertaining. See our collection of Island Mist recipes here!

Warmer weather is coming which means it’s the perfect time to get ready for all that summertime entertaining.  Island Mist pairs perfectly with backyard barbecues, spontaneous happy hours or the kick off to a long weekend.  You can enjoy your favourite Island Mist simply over ice, mixed with other spirits or blended with other Island Mist flavours. Be your own bartender this summer and develop your own signature cocktail. Need some inspiration? Here are some of our favourite Island Mist cocktails to get you started.

Berry Wildberry Punch
Featuring Island Mist Wildberry Shiraz

Blackberry Sour Fizz
Featuring Island Mist Blackberry Cabernet

Electric Blue-tini
Featuring Island Mist Blueberry Pinot Noir

Exotic Zinfandel Twist
Featuring Island Mist Exotic Fruits White Zinfandel

Green Apple & Melon Twist
Featuring Island Mist Green Apple Riesling

Island Mist White Cranberry Mojito
Featuring Island Mist White Cranberry Pinot Gris

Kiwi-Pear Sauvignon Blanc Summer Slammer
Featuring Island Mist Kiwi-Pear Sauvignon Blanc

Mojito Triple P-To!
Featuring Island Mist Pineapple Pear Pinot Grigio

Peach Apricot Punch
Featuring Island Mist Peach Apricot Chardonnay

Pomegranate Zinfandel Spritzer
Featuring Island Mist Pomegranate Zinfandel

Raspberry Melon Mixer
Featuring Island Mist Black Raspberry Merlot

Strawberry Daiquiri Spritzer
Featuring Island Mist Strawberry White Merlot