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Vintages Release June 12, 2021

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Sparkling Wine

Joseph Cattin Brut Crémant d'Alsace, Alsace A.C., France: This crémant from Alsace is made in Méthode Traditionnelle. Joseph Cattin's Brut is a crisp, lemony and toasty Alsatian sparkler with a great price point. Cattin has been perfecting its winemaking for centuries. Persistent mousse, long finish. Food pairings: lobster in butter sauce, beef bourguignon, gougère, pork tenderloin, steamed mahi mahi with lime, garlic and chilies.. 281329 12% D 750 mL $19.95 Score: 90/100. June 2021. Best Value Sparkling Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Red Wine

Quinta do Covão Touriga Nacional 2016, Dão D.O.C., Portugal: Quinta do Covão Reserva 2016 Touriga Nacional is from the Dão wine region. Fragrant and enticing with ripe dark cherry, berry, spicy and smoky aromas; dry, medium-plus-bodied with bright dark cherry fruit, black currant, savoury herb, spicy and smoky vanilla flavours on the palate. Tannins are rich and firm. Aged 12 months in new oak barrels. Decant one hour prior to pouring with a game roast. Touriga Nacional food pairings: tourtière, bison burgers, grilled game sausages. Drink: 2021 - 2024 18410 14.5% XD 750 mL $33.95 Score: 91/100. June 2021. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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