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Vintages Release May 27, 2023

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Famille Perrin Rosé 2022, Côtes Du Rhône, Rhône A.C., France: From the Famille Perrin, Reserve 2022 is a great value Côtes Du Rhône rosé at $18. This is a delicious and juicy rosé blend of Cinsault, Grenache, Mourvèdre and Syrah sourced from the Grand Prébois vineyard with stone, clay and limestone soils on one side of the vineyard with gravel and clay on the other giving the wine nice complexity, elegance with nuanced strawberry, cherry, fine herbs, lemon and orange zest flavours with just a kiss of spice lingering on the palate. Made for summer, chill and enjoy it with seared tuna steaks, herbed quiches or grilled chicken dishes. Rosé food pairings: salads, raw veggies and dip, sushi. Drink: 2023 - 2024 719062 13% XD 750 mL $17.95 Score: 90/100. May 2023. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Red Wine

Remo Farina Montecorna Valpolicella Ripasso Classico Superiore 2019, Veneto D.O.C., Italy: Farina Montecorna Superiore 2019 Ripasso Valpolicella Classico is amazing value at $20. From the Veneto wine region, the wine is produced from 70% Corvina, 15% Corvinone, 10% Rondinella, 5% Molinara and is savoury and subtly smoky on the palate with dark cherry, ripe red berry, dark chocolate, savoury dried herbs creamy on the finish. Tannins are velvety. Valpolicella Ripasso Classico Superiore food pairings: pizza topped with steak strips and garlic, spicy sausage , prime rib roast, hearty winter stew. Drink: 2023 - 2025 56267 14% D 750 mL $21.95 Score: 91/100. May 2023. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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