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Vintages Release July 15, 2022

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White Wine

Leaning Post The Fifty Chardonnay 2020, Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada: Leaning Post The Fifty 2020 Chardonnay is a vegan-friendly, cool-climate Chard from the Niagara Peninsula wine region. Dry, medium-bodied, elegant and bright on the palate with fresh apple, pear, stone fruit, vanilla and lemon zest flavours finishing long with a flinty minerality. Chill and enjoy with a pork tenderloin en croute. Drink or hold. Chardonnay food pairings: grilled salmon steaks, roast chicken, quiche, onion tarte, pork chops, roast chicken, turkey tournedos. Drink: 2022 - 2024 578864 12.9% D 750 mL $22.95 Score: 89/100. July 2022. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Red Wine

St. Francis Merlot 2018, Sonoma County, California, United States: St. Francis 2018 Merlot is a top hat Merlot from a beautiful vintage. Dry, full-bodied and luxurious with dark plum compote, cassis, savoury herbs, dark chocolate and toasty oak spice flavours vibrant and long on the palate. Produced by Joe Martin, who founded St. Francis Vineyard in 1971 and from which the majority of grapes are sourced for this wine. Drink or hold. Merlot food pairings: roast chicken, pork tenderloin, roast turkey. Drink: 2022 - 2026 422014 14% XD 750 mL $32.95 Score: 91/100. July 2022. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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