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Wine Picks May 11, 2022

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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

La Crema Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir 2019, Sonoma Coast, California, United States: A silky, seductive cool climate California Pinot Noir from the Sonoma Coast. Morning fog protects the grapes and lengthens ripening while preserving nervy acidity for seafood, roast chicken and turkey. Medium-bodied and delicious! Pinot Noir food pairings: veal medallions, roasted pork loin, roasted and braised lamb, chicken stuffed with asparagus and goat cheese, venison burgers. Drink: 2022 - 2025 719435 13.9% D 750 mL $34.95 Score: 93/100. May 2022. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart


Mimi en Provence Grande Réserve Rosé 2020, Côtes De Provence, Provence A.P., France: From the Côtes De Provence, Mimi en Provence Grande Reserve 2020 is produced by Les Vins Bréban, and is a bright Grenache, Cinsault and Syrah rosé wine blend. Elegant, fresh and crisp with soft red berry, garrigue herbs, spice and mineral flavours on the palate. Chill and enjoy with charcuterie and creamy cheeses. Rosé food pairings: charcuterie plate, green salad with raspberry balsamic, crab cakes. Drink: 2021 - 2023 452573 13% D 750 mL $21.95 Score: 90/100. May 2022. Top Rated Rosé Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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