READERS’ WINE PICKS
RIDERS VALLEY MALBEC
LCBO #370981 • $9.95 $8.95*
Notes of fresh raspberry, cherry, and sweet plums with hints of violets and herbs, medium bodied, with balanced acidity and silky tannins. Great on the backyard grill or with a hearty stew.
*$1.00 OFF until Sept. 13th, 2014
RIDERS VALLEY SAUVIGNON BLANC
LCBO #370999 • $9.95
Filled with citrus fruit and green apple aromas followed by a flavourful palate of citrus and lime, good acidity and a refreshing finish. Pair with summer salads, light seafood or chicken dishes.
*Look for us in the fridge at the LCBO.
FAUSTINO VII TEMPRANILLO (RIOJA, SPAIN)
LCBO #315234 • $12.65 $10.95*
This estate wine from famed Rioja displays ripe red berry aromas with a hint of vanilla. Well balanced and velvety, it pairs well with grilled meat, hearty stews and cheeses.
*$1.70 OFF from September 14 to October 11, 2014 (regularly $12.65)
GNARLY HEAD PINOT NOIR (CALIFORNIA)
LCBO #358911 • $14.80 $12.80*
Voluptuous and lush fruit with aromas and flavours of violet, black cherry and plum. Round up some friends, break out a bottle and enjoy with grilled salmon, glazed pork ribs or roast turkey!
*$2.00 OFF from September 14 to October 11, 2014 (regularly $14.80).