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Vintages Release June 26, 2020

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Henry of Pelham Cabernet Merlot 2015, Short Hills Bench, Niagara Escarpment, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada: Henry Of Pelham Estate's 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot red wine blend is produced from grapes grown on the winery's own estate. Yields are kept low to 2 to 3 tonnes per acre so that the grapes are concentrated with layers of blueberry, plum, black currant, mocha, vanilla and cloves, cinnamon spice. This wine is one that stands out above the rest from one of Ontario's best-known producers. Enjoy now with a slow-roast beef brisket or hold in cellar for five years. Cabernet Merlot food pairings: beef, pork, lamb roast with grilled vegetables. Drink: 2018 - 2023 395855 13.5% D 750 mL $24.95 Score: 90/100. June 2020. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart


Masi Rosa dei Masi 2019, Veneto I.G.T., Italy: A well-priced rosé produced from Refosco grapes with a proportion of the grapes dried as in the Appassimento method to concentrate the wine's acidity and freshness. Pink florals with lots of red berry, cherry concentration of flavours and a zesty citrus finish. Pair with roast chicken. Food pairings: herbed quiche, salad, pork, creamy cheeses. Drink: 2020 - 2021 377267 12.5% D 750 mL $16.95 Score: 88/100. June 2020. Best Value Rosé Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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