The Vintages Release for July 7, 2018 is a bonanza for Chardonnay lovers with the Cool Climate Chardonnay feature. There are lots of other good value summer sippers available as well. Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release July 7, 2018”
For wine lovers in Canada, and Ontario specifically, Uncork Canada is undoubtedly a rare opportunity to discover some of the best Canadian wines Canada has to offer. Uncork Canada is delightful derivative of the All Canadian Wine Championships and is one of the best wine events in the Prince Edward County wine country destination. Continue reading “Uncork Canada-The Best of Canadian Wines”
This is the ‘Welcome Summer’ release! Lots of high quality rosés, including 2 top scorers from Canada! Good value Chilean wines, a 95 point Australian Shiraz for $ 25.00, and a 93 point cellar suggestion for $23! Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release June 23, 2018”
There is so much going on in the LCBO Vintages Release June 9, 2018 it is hard to know where to start, or stop for that matter. First and foremost the Milestone features provides an excellent opportunity to explore the bench mark wines for many varietals. So if you want to explore or systematically expand your palate this release is for you. I will highlight some highly rated ones that fit in to my target of wines under $35. I will also highlight some of the other best-value-wines for-your-dollar from this release.
This LCBO Vintages Release features female wine makers and sparkling wines. There are lots of high scoring wines in the $20 and under range. A great chance to stock up on summer sippers! Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release May 26, 2018”
The May 12, 2018 LCBO Vintages Release features Bordeaux wines and Rosés. Lucky for us on both counts.
The Liqueur and Fortified Sections also hold some interesting offerings – a Raspberry Liqueur, high scoring Vermouth and Sherry and another high scoring Late Bottle Vintage Port. All very reasonably prices so a good chance to add to your cellar or round out your bar! Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release May 12, 2018”
The LCBO Vintages Release April 28, 2018 is featuring cool climate wines from Pacific Northwest, so Washington State, Oregon and British Columbia. And there is a very highly rated 10 Year Old Tawny Port going for $28.95 that will please port lovers. Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release April 28, 2018”
The LCBO Vintages Release April 14, 2018 is a fun one. The feature Grapes Gone Global highlights an old world example and a new world example of various grapes. This makes for a perfect opportunity to explore a given varietal and different wine making styles. Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release April 14, 2018”
With this LCBO Vintages Release for March 31, 2018 I am highlighting 26 wines scoring 90 points or more, many of which are in the $20 and under range. And – want to see how you turn a $20 bottle of wine into a $40 bottle of wine?