New Wine Reviews

New Wine Reviews

Number of Wines Recommended: 73

Review date: December 5, 2009

The highlights in this Vintages release include:

– 17 wines under $20

– Best value white: Orange zest and apricot lively Pinot Gris from Alsace for seafood and pork $13.95

– Favourite white: Chardonnay from the wine that put New Zealand on the map for for roast chicken 93/100

– Best value red (tied): Berry-ripe red from Chile for steak and hamburgers $14.95

– Best value red (tied): Spanish red for mushroom and rice dishes $15.95

– Favorite red: Cult Cabernet from Napa Valley that will age for decades 95/100

– Favourite Sparkling Wine: A Champagne to toast the New Year in style 90/100

– Best Value Sparkling Wine: A tasty, bargain bubble from Italy $17.95

– Favourite Dessert Wine: Niagara’s iconic dessert wine maker gives you a sparkling version for holiday treats 91/100

You can see a complete sample set of reviews here.


Here are the text-only shopping lists for the reviews with wine names, tasting notes, scores, food matches & recipes:

December 1
(bonus set: general list)

December 5



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