The Best and The Rest LCBO Vintages Release Aug 17, 2019

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The Best and The Rest

Here are the highlights of the wines that I sampled at the media tasting for this LCBO Vintages Release.  This is based on the sub-set of wines Vintages put on offer for review.  The Best are the highest scoring based on my tasting experience. The Rest are the remaining wines I happened to review and include wines of interest and value.

 

Aug 17th, 2019 LCBO Vintages Release

This release  includes a stand out Sparkling Crémant de Bordeaux for only $16.95 and an aged Riesling for  $19.95 that I thought would be twice as much. There is also a high scoring Bordeaux for $34.95 and an amazing Zinfandel  for $29.95.

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The Best and The Rest – LCBO Vintages Release Aug 3, 2019

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The Best and The Rest

Here are the highlights of the wines that I sampled at the media tasting for this LCBO Vintages Release.  This is based on the sub-set of wines Vintages put on offer for review.  The Best are the highest scoring based on my tasting experience. The Rest are the remaining wines I happened to review and include wines of interest and value.

Aug 3rd, 2019 LCBO Vintages Release

This release includes a variety of accessible Bordeaux wines covering a wide price range.  If you  are a fan of the dry, mildly fruity Provençal  style of rosé then you will find a good selection to choose from.  In the Sparkling category there is a chance to pick up a 1er Cru Champagne that won’t break the bank.

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