Quebec beer and wine producers continue to expand and grab more of the market. Yet they remain small players in a huge industry. How can we get more of these local products on our shelves and at our tables? The CAQ has talked about getting rid of the monopoly enjoyed by provincial liquor stores. But some producers say this might hurt rather than help their efforts.
Guest(s) : Yvan Quirion, President, Conseil des vins du Québec Amie Watson, Food Journalist and blogger Peter Hadekel, Freelance Journalist Ethan Cox, Editor, ricochet.media
CityLife examines issues that affect all Anglo Montrealers in an engaging and accessible way. Host Richard Dagenais and his team delve into politics, public transit, the environment, the economy, immigration, roadwork, social issues, culture and much more. Each CityLife show zeroes in on a particular subject or issue unfolding in Montréal, often with original approaches and creative coverage of local stories you may not find anywhere else.
Richard Dagenais was born, raised, educated and, continues to be employed, in Montréal. Twice nominated for ACTRA National Radio Awards, he works in Montréal television and radio as a host, anchor, reporter and writer. He is a singer, songwriter, and musician who has performed the anthems for the Expos and Alouettes. He's married with one son and two nutty dogs. He enjoys sports but hates going to the gym; he goes, but he hates it! He's got a blog and he tweets, too!