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Trail Estate Winery Reserve Pinot Noir 2013, Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada: Drink: 2015-2021. 13.50% XD 750 mL  $35.00. April 22, 2016 Scrumptious Seafood Wine Full Review
Pierre Sparr Réserve Pinot Gris 2014, Alsace A.C., France: Drink: 2015-2018. 983395 13.50% D 750 mL  $16.95. April 23, 2016 Venerated Vegetarian Wine Full Review
Darting Gewürztraminer 2013, Pfalz, Germany: Drink: 2015-2017. 944181 12.50% S 750 mL  $20.95. April 23, 2016 Calm Curry Wine Full Review
Masi Costasera Amarone Classico 2011, Veneto, Italy: Drink: 2016-2025. 317057 15.10% XD 750 mL  $38.95. April 23, 2016 Full Review
Bolla Creso 2011, Verona, Veneto I.G.T., Italy: Black as night and just as brooding in the glass: this Italian red wine has lots going on. Aromas of black fruit, toasty, tobacco and smoke. Decant 2 hours. Perfect for your heartier meat dishes, including stews and prime rib. Drink: 2015-2019. 437020 15.50% XD 750 mL  $24.95 Score: 92/100. February 20, 2016 Top Rated Red Wine. Best Beef Wine Full Review
Villa Maria Cellar Selection Sauvignon Blanc 2015, Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand: Another delicious, mouth-watering Sauvignon Blanc from Villa Maria! This is classic Marlborough SB, with aromas of freshly cut grass and herbs. The 2015 was one of the strongest in history for the region and it shows in this wine. Pair pan-friesh white fish. Drink: 2015-2017. 974527 13% D 750 mL  $19.95 Score: 90/100. March 7, 2016 Best Value White Wine. Scrumptious Seafood Wine Full Review
Highfield Sauvignon Blanc 2013, South Island, Marlborough, New Zealand: Drink: 2014-2016. 444380 12.50% XD 750 mL  $19.95. April 23, 2016 Happy Hawaiian Pizza Wine Full Review
Hamilton Russell Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir 2013 Dry 2013, Hemel-En-Aarde Valley, Walker Bay W.O., South Africa: Lavish fleshy ripe cherry aromas and flavours yet not simple or sweet. Complex, elegant and layered. Some dark spice on the finish. Silk texture. Chapter three of my second book (Unquenchable) includes a visit to this winery and dinner with the brilliant Anthony Hamilton Russell. Drink: 2015-2023. 999516 13.50% D 750 mL  $57.95 Score: 95/100. March 19, 2016 Top Rated Red Wine. Gorgeous Gift Wine Full Review
La Crema Pinot Noir 2013, Sonoma Coast, California, United States: Fleshy cherry and dark spice with a long, naughty finish on this California Pinot Noir. Medium-bodied and satin smooth like lingerie. A supple red wine with cherry-berry mouth-filling wonder and flavours. Just enough oak for hedonists. Layered yet not heavy. This pinot has been one of my favourites for years. Satin seduction in a glass. This wine is actually made by a Canadian, the Niagara Falls native Elizabeth Grant-Douglas who as a child helped her father with his backyard vineyard. She then became a member of the first graduating class of Brock University's Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture program. Pair with roasted turkey or chicken. Drink: 2015-2018. 732040 13.90% XD 375 mL  $16.95 Score: 93/100. March 19, 2016 Top Rated Red Wine. Scrumptious Seafood Wine Full Review

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