Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release Oct 27, 2018

Oct 27, 2018 LCBO Vintages Release

The Oct 27, 2018 LCBO Vintages Release features Italian wines – and premium ones at that.  From now until the new year expect to see more and more premium wines on offer (which translates to higher and higher prices).  There are however many smart buys in this release with a few interesting Italian wines in the under $35 category and 2  chardonnays, scoring mid 90s for under $20.

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Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release Aug 4, 2018

Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release Aug 4, 2018

The Aug 4, 2018 LCBO Vintages Release  is padded with 90+ scoring wines under $25. There are a number of high scoring good value Chardonnays, including a Burgundian Chardonnay hailing from very close to Pouilly- Fuissé and one from Leaning Post Wines who just were awarded a Platinum medal for one of their Chardonnays by the National Wine Awards of Canada.

Leaning Post was one of 3 Ontario wineries to win National Wine Awards Canada Platinum in the Chardonnay category  for their Leaning Post Chardonnay Wismer Foxcroft Vineyard 2015.  So –  not the Platinum winner on offer but I am curious to try the Leaning Post The Fifty Chardonnay 2015.

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