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Wine Picks August 30, 2018

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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

Monte Creek Ranch Winery Pinot Noir 2016, Thompson Valley, British Columbia, Canada: A juicy, medium-bodied, smooth BC red wine made from Pinot Noir. Aromas of fleshy ripe cherries and berries. Pair with veal. Drink: 2018 - 2022 13% D 750 mL $20.00 Score: 90/100. August 2018. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart


Rust Wine Co. Mount Boucherie Vineyard Zweigelt 2017, Okanagan Valley, British Columbia V.Q.A., Canada: A lovely, crisp BC rose made from Pinot Noir grapes grown in clay loan with glacial till and volcanic rock. Aromas of cherry and strawberry with spice. Terrific on its own or as a companion to seafood. Drink: 2018 - 2020 12.8% D 750 mL $13.99 Score: 88/100. August 2018. Best Value Rosé Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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