Tag Archives: Sochi

• Seriously Good Georgian Wines. The Republic of Georgia That Is.

Seriously Good Georgian Wines. The Republic of Georgia That Is.

You wouldn’t have thought but just a few hours from Sochi one of the world’s great wine regions is starting to produce seriously good juice again. Jordan Salcito on the Georgian wine revival. The Republic of Georgia is a mere 260 miles south of Sochi, along the Black Sea. That’s slightly longer than the distance […]

• Crafty! Beer Fridge Only Opens for Canadians in Sochi

Crafty! Beer Fridge Only Opens for Canadians in Sochi

The Olympics in Sochi may be a bit of a mess, but for anyone with a Canadian passport, at least beer is easily accessible. Molson Canadian tweeted the above picture of a beer fridge that only opens by scanning a valid Canadian passport. Located in the Canadian Olympic House, the fridge is part of an […]

• Russian Beer Can Features Victorious Hockey Player Stealing Canadian Player’s Girlfriend

Russian Beer Can Features Victorious Hockey Player Stealing Canadian Player’s Girlfriend

A Russian Beer company released a special edition can. It features a Russian hockey player helping a lovely young figure skater lace up her skates, as defeated Canadians look on with simmering jealousy. Just in case you were wondering which competition the home nation will be focused on at this Olympics…