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Vintages Wine Picks June 23, 2012

White Wine

Domaine De La Tourlaudière Sur Lie Muscadet Sèvre & Maine 2010, A.C., Loire, France: Dry and mouth-watering with a good acidic attack. Lemon and lime zest. Clean and crisp. Pair with: seafood. Drink: 2012-2014. 171694 12% XD 750 mL  $13.95 Score: 86/100. June 23, 2012 Full Review Add to: Shopping List Cellar  

Red Wine

Monte Zovo Sa' Solin Ripasso Valpolicella 2009, D.O.C., Veneto, Italy: Vintages Wine Panel: This superb Ripasso is a perennial favourite with Vintages customers. Fruit-forward, with complex notes of cherry, herbs, and cranberry masterfully integrated with spicy pepper and meat notes. Dry and medium-full bodied with a flavourful and lingering finish. The upfront style makes this a very pleasant sipping wine. My note: Savoury, juicy and rustic with black fruit and cedar smoke. Lots of acidity for food. Full-bodied and supple. Pair with: roast leg of lamb, gourmet pizza with the works. Drink: 2011-2014. 650713 13.50% XD 750 mL  $17.95 Score: 87/100. June 23, 2012 Luscious Lamb Wine Full Review Add to: Shopping List Cellar  

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