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Vintages Release October 16, 2021

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Red Wine

Antica Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Atlas Peak, Napa Valley, California, United States: Produced by Antinori, Antica Mountain 2018 is a full-bodied red blend of 95% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Cabernet Franc. Fragrant with ripe blueberry, black currant and spice fresh and lively on the palate finishing on a minty and flinty mineral note. Tannins are grippy. Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: roast goose, rabbit, grilled bavette steak. Drink: 2021 - 2036 266551 14% XD 750 mL $79.95 Score: 93/100. October 2021. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

White Wine

Le Vieux Pin Ava 2018, Okanagan Valley, British Columbia V.Q.A., Canada: Le Vieux Pin Ava 2018 is a rich, generous and ultra-balanced, full-bodied white wine blend of 50% Roussanne with the balance in Viognier and Marsanne. Aged in concrete, stainless-steel tank and neutral wood barrels, the wine is creamy and full on the palate with ripe apple, quince, nougat, citrus, dried fine herbs, subtle baking spices and baked pastry flavours. The winery suggests a food pairing of herb-crusted quail or chicken with corn bread stuffing. Drink or hold. Food pairings: pork tenderloin Wellington, pan-fried scallops, chicken tournedos. Drink: 2021 - 2024 19917 13.6% XD 750 mL $43.95 Score: 92/100. October 2021. Top Rated White Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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