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Vintages Release June 26, 2020

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White Wine

Bellingham The Bernard Series Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2017, Coastal Region W.O., South Africa: Love this South African Chenin Blanc! Beautifully balanced with lush ripe pear, hay and pastry flavours on the palate and food-friendly acidity. Chenin Blanc wine grapes were sourced from several different vineyards in Durbanville, Darling, Stellenbosch and Swartland from old vines Chenin Blanc. Good now, better in 2021 to mellow. Chenin Blanc food pairings: roast chicken, crab cakes with lemon garlic aioli, fish tacos. Drink: 2021 - 2026 12724 14% D 750 mL $29.95 Score: 93/100. June 2020. Top Rated White Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Red Wine

Campagnola Ripasso della Valpolicella Classico Superiore 2016, Veneto D.O.C., Italy: Wow. Amazing, rich and intense dark fruit flavours on this medium-plus-bodied, mouth-watering Ripasso with blackberry, dark plum, blueberry, tobacco and earthy flavours that fill the mouth and linger on the palate. So good. Pair with sharp cheese, meaty lasagnes and grilled games sausages. Ripasso Della Valpolicella Classico Superiore food pairings: grilled pork sausages, pork ribs, hard cheeses. Drink: 2020 - 2023 313486 13.5% D 750 mL $22.95 Score: 87/100. June 2020. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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