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Wine Picks June 24, 2021

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Note: This batch of wine reviews is not part of the bi-weekly Vintages Releases. Instead, it's a collection of wines outside the Vintages section in store (general list) or wines sent to me directly from wineries that may not yet be available in liquor stores. Click on the Winery or Wine Agency link to get more info.

Red Wine

Robert Mondavi Winery Private Selection Rum Barrel Merlot 2018, Monterey County, California, United States: A rich, full-bodied Californian Merlot aged in rum barrels, which gives it an enticing toffeed finish. Pair with grilled meats. Drink: 2020 - 2024 13734 14.5% D 750 mL $19.95 Score: 90/100. June 2021. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

White Wine

Reif Estate Winery Riesling Reserve 2020, Niagara River, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada: From Niagara's master of Riesling, Reif has produces another exceptional vintage of its reserve line. Aromas of lime pith, lemongrass and sunshine. Medium-bodied and off-dry. Perfect for seafood, salads and grilled veggies. Riesling Reserve food pairings: lighter fare like fish, poultry and vegetarian dishes, spicier food, Chinese or Thai. Drink: 2021 - 2025 12.5% D 750 mL $22.15 Score: 92/100. June 2021. Top Rated White Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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