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October’s Very Own

3 months ago by Mitch

October, how we love thee.

The tenth month of the Gregorian calendar is by far our favourite. At Ballentine, the excitement is less about #PSL’s and costumes, and more about the changing colour of the trees outside our office, and savouring the last bit of sun in Vancouver before it rains for eight months straight. (We even love October so much that our new website was built on this CMS).

October also means that our friends at Domenica Fiore are busy harvesting the first olives of the year in Orvietto, which will soon become their famous Olio Novello, and that our friends at SKYE are getting r...

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