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Values Wine Picks August 17, 2010

Note: I publish batches of reviews that I call Good Values Wine Picks. These are from the regular section of the liquor store rather than the Vintages section, and tend to be lower priced and the most widely available of all wines. The last four reviews I did were: November 15, October 16, August 3 and June 18.

White Wine

Niagara College Teaching Winery Barrel Fermented, Donald Ziraldo Vineyard Chardonnay 2008, V.Q.A., Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario, Canada: Hazelnut gorgeousness on the nose drenches the senses followed by fleshy peaches and pears. Full-bodied, rich and luxurious with a toasty oak finish. Dive, what are you waiting for? Pair with: triple cream cheeses, grilled seafood, creamy pasta dishes. Drink: 2010-2014. 4273200007 13.50% D 750 mL  $18.95 Score: 91/100. August 17, 2010 Full Review Add to: Shopping List Cellar  

Red Wine

Sebeka Cabernet Sauvignon Pinotage 2009, Western Cape, South Africa: Mocha-dark choclate notes with ripe, fleshy dark berries. Full-bodied and smooth. Great party wine. 132969 13.50%  750 mL  $11.00 Score: 85/100. August 17, 2010 Full Review Add to: Shopping List Cellar  

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