Wow… a high scoring Tawny Port at an unbelievable price, a 95 point Cab under $25… a Gold winning Viognier under $15….stock up!Continue reading “Wine Picks <$35 from LCBO Vintages Release March 7th, 2020"
Here are some suggestions for wines to stock up on for your Holiday activities. A little something for everyone!Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release Dec 7th, 2019”
The LCBO Vintages release for Nov 9th, 2019 is gearing up for the holiday season with more and more premium wines on offer. Here are few good value gems you may not want to miss. Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release Nov 9th, 2019”
The LCBO Vintages release for Oct 26th, 2019 has a few gems including a high scoring Gigondas (Cru AOP in Burgundy) and a Carignan blend from Priorat, Spain that is outstanding in quality and value. Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release Oct 26th, 2019”
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 31st, 2019 LCBO Vintages Release
France is the star of this release in general. If you are a fan of French wine and Bordeaux wines in particular you are in for a treat with this release. There are several good value Bordeaux blends on offer- some to drink now and a few to cellar. Continue reading “The Best and The Rest – LCBO Vintages Release Aug 31, 2019”
The LCBO Vintages Release May 25, 2019 has lots of sparkling and rosé on offer. If you have never treated yourself to Ontario’s own Southbrook Framboise dessert wine now is your chance! Continue reading “Wine Picks LCBO Vintages Release May 25, 2019”
LCBO’s Vintages Release of Feb 2, 2019 is another opportunity to stock up on good value wines, including a Portuguese wine for $13.95 that ranked # 50 in the 2016 Wine Spectator Top 100! Wine Enthusiast’s #55 of Top 100 2018 is also on offer at $16.95.
The January 5th, 2019 Vintages release theme is good value wines. In order to do that they are featuring a combo of tried and true value regions along with some lesser known varietals from lesser known regions.
Continue reading “The Wine Lover’s Picks LCBO Vintages Release Jan 5, 2019”