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Keint-He Voyageur Riesling 2015, Twenty Mile Bench, Niagara Escarpment, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada: A medium-bodied, zesty Ontario Riesling made in Prince Edward County with fruit from Niagara. Racy acidity balances the medium sweetness on the palate. Lovely lime notes and freshness. Pair with seafood. Drink: 2018-2024. 426825 11% MD 750 mL  $19.95 Score: 90/100. May 26, 2018 Top Rated White Wine. Remarkable Roast Chicken Wine Full Review
Château Juvénal La Terre Du Petit Homme 2015, Ventoux, Rhône A.C., France: Rich, juicy, full-bodied, the 2015 vintage of the Cotes du Ventoux la Terre du Petit Homme is stunning. Black cherry liqueur aromas an flavours on this dry wine made from a 50/50 split of Grenache and Syrah grapes. Pair with grilled meats. Drink: 2018-2023. 490672 15% XD 750 mL  $27.95 Score: 93/100. May 26, 2018 Top Rated Red Wine. Plush Pork Wine Full Review
Borealis Vintage Cuvée Brut Sparkling 2016, Tulbagh W.O., South Africa: A toasty South African sparkling wine at an exceptional price. The Twee Jonge Gezellen is a robust blend of 90% Chardonnay, 9% Pinot Noir and 1% Pinot Blanc grapes. Aromas of freshly baked bread, golden apple and toasted almond. The vines are planted in chalky limestone soils. Legend says that the god of wine Bacchus fell in love with Ariadne, the daughter of the King of Crete. To prove his love, he threw her a golden crown and a circlet of gems into the sky that became a shrine to her in the form of the constellation of stars called the Corona Borealis, which means crown as does the name of this wine Krone. This uses the Methode Cap Classique. Pair with roast chicken. Drink: 2018-2020. 556654 11.50% D 750 mL  $18.95 Score: 90/100. May 26, 2018 Top Rated Sparkling Wine. Scrumptious Seafood Wine Full Review
Mulderbosch Cabernet Sauvignon Rosé 2017, Coastal Region W.O., South Africa: Lovely cherry-berry rounded and juicy mouth-watering acidity. No Cabernet tannins: the grape base just lends lovely red fruit flavour. Great value and quality for this price point. Drink: 2018-2020. 999821 13.50% D 750 mL  $12.95 Score: 90/100. May 26, 2018 Best Value Rosé Wine. Scrumptious Seafood Wine Full Review
Casar De Burbia Mencía 2014, Bierzo D.O., Spain: A rustic, very tannic Spanish red wine with loads of toasty oak and dark chocolate on the nose. Decant 2 hours and pair with brontosaurus burgers. Drink: 2018-2023. 392530 14.60% XD 750 mL  $19.95 Score: 88/100. April 28, 2018 Best Value Red Wine. Magnificent Meat Pizza Wine Full Review

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