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Young Brute 2014, Wrattonbully, Australia: Drink: 2014-2017. 434654 14% D 750 mL  $18.95. February 6, 2016 Best Beef Wine Full Review
Colio Estate Wines Lily, Harrow, Ontario VQA, Canada: This southwestern Ontario sparkling wine is made using the cuve closed method for trapping the bubbles instead a big tank, rather than the Champagne method of trapping them in the bottle. Aromas of toast, yeast, green apple and white peach. Pair with shellfish or drink as an aperitif. Drink: 2015-2017. 418657 11.50% D 750 mL  $16.95 Score: 87/100. October 23, 2015 Full Review
Loosen Bros. Dr. L Riesling 2014, Mosel Qualitätswein, Germany: One of the best values on the liquor store shelf. This lovely, floral, light-bodied German Riesling still packs lots of flavour. Serve chilled as an aperitif or companion to seafood. Drink: 2014-2017. 599274 8.50% M 750 mL  $13.95 Score: 89/100. November 14, 2015 Plush Pork Wine Full Review
Domaine Karydas Xinomavro 2010, Naoussa P.D.O., Greece: A juicy, ultra-dry, mouth-watering Greek red with superb balance and complexity. More bones and structure than fruit here: tanned leather, dried herbs and lots of acidity for food. Contemplative wine for sipping or pair with juicy meats like lamb. Drink: 2013-2018. 272013 13.50% XD 750 mL  $25.95 Score: 90/100. December 12, 2015 Top Rated Red Wine. Scrumptious Seafood Wine Full Review
Carpineto Riserva Chianti Classico 2010, Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy: Drink: 2013-2018. 47118 13.70% XD 750 mL  $29.95. January 26, 2016 Perfect Pasta and Tomato Sauce Wine Full Review
Rotllán Torra Vina D'alta Qualitat 2010, Priorato D.O.C., Spain: Drink: 2013-2018. 267989 13.50% XD 750 mL  $19.95. February 6, 2016 Heavenly Hamburger Wine Full Review

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