CHÂTEAU DES CHARMES BARREL FERMENTED CHARDONNAY 2014 (Niagara)
One of the best value Chardonnays from Ontario at the LCBO. It’s a very versatile food wine. Straw coloured with a nose of apple butter and tasty oak, it’s medium-bodied and dry with a fresh
apple flavour and well-integrated oak. Beautifully balanced. Food match: chicken; grilled fish.
$13.95 • LCBO #81653
BARON DE LEY RESERVA 2010 (Rioja)
Dense purple colour; spicy, vanilla and plum nose; medium-bodied, dry, elegant and firmly structured with sandalwood and strawberry flavours. Food match: duck breast; paella.
$21.95 • Vintages #958868
HENRY OF PELHAM FAMILY TREE WHITE 2012 (Ontario)
A blend of 60% Chardonnay, 20% Viognier, 11% Gewurztraminer, 9% Sauvignon Blanc. Medium straw colour; spicy, honeysuckle and peach nose; dry, aromatic, medium-bodied, spicy, lychee and grapefruit flavours with a firm finish. Food match: Thai dishes; pork and apple sauce.
$17.95 • Vintages #251116
FALERNIA RESERVA SYRAH 2013 (Chile)
Dense purple colour with a smoky, herbal blackberry nose; full-bodied, fruity but dry and savoury with white pepper, herbal blackberry flavours. Food match: pepper steak; winter casseroles.
$19.95 • Vintages #208371