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Vintages Release October 16, 2021

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White Wine

Lundy Manor Proprietor's Blend 2017, Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada: An interesting blend of barrel-fermented Chardonnay, skin-fermented Gew├╝rz and a splash of Sauvignon Blanc brought up in acacia wood which adds exotic florals to the blend. Lundy Manor's Proprietor's Blend 2017 is soft and juicy with ripe golden apple, peach, soft citrus and vanilla flavours on the palate with a light mineral finish. Nicely done. Food pairings: pan-fried panfish, fish tacos, grilled chicken. Drink: 2019 - 2022 579961 12% M 750 mL $18.95 Score: 87/100. October 2021. Best Value White Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Red Wine

Dievole Novecento Riserva Chianti Classico 2016, Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy: Dievole Novecento Riserva 2016 Chianti Classico is a full-bodied, vibrant and vivacious 95% Sangiovese, 3% Canaiolo and 2% Colorino red wine blend, rich and elegant with layers of dark fruit, smoky spices and grilled herbs velvety, long and crisp on the palate. The wine was fermented in cement tank and aged in oak barrels for 17 months. Drink or hold. Chianti Classico food pairings: roast duck, grilled chicken breast, veal Porterhouse. Drink: 2021 - 2024 213926 13.5% XD 750 mL $33.95 Score: 94/100. October 2021. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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