TORONTO, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - It's a tiny taste of tradition. Not just a great glass of wine, these mini bottles of Fiasco Mignon Montelonti Chianti (LCBO#386284,100mL for $6.95) in the classic "Fiasco" straw basket do double-duty, transforming into a pair of salt and pepper shakers once empty.
Nearly 20 per cent of all European wine sales at LCBO occur during the holiday period. It's the time of year when customers look to wines for entertaining and gift-giving. Whether it's an old favourite or a new product that shows great value, LCBO stores are well-stocked with something unique to fit every budget. Check availability online using the product search function on www.LCBO.com.
"These fabulously kitschy salt and pepper shakers are miniature versions of the traditional Chianti Fiasco bottles and perfect for stocking stuffers," said Carolyn O'Grady-Gold, LCBO Director of Wines. "They also have straw hangers on top so you can hang them on a tree."
LCBO wants you to enjoy the holiday season safely. Responsible and generous hosts always have a variety of drinks to offer guests, including "0% Cocktails" on hand. For complementary food and alcohol-free cocktail recipes, visit www.deflatetheelephant.com.
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