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Vintages Release September 15, 2018

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Château Val Joanis Tradition Rosé 2017, Luberon, Rhône A.P., France: From Luberon in the Rhône wine region, Château Val Joanis Tradition 2017 is a vibrant rosé with light strawberry, ripe peach, licorice, red berry flavours on the palate finishing with citrus zest. Pair with black olive tapenade and savoury breads. Rosé food pairings: grilled chicken breast, crab cakes and pesto sauce, smoked whitefish. Drink: 2018 - 2019 707281 13% XD 750 mL $15.95 Score: 89/100. September 2018. Best Value Rosé Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

White Wine

Balthasar Ress Hattenheimer Schützenhaus Riesling Kabinett 2016, Rheingau Prädikatswein, Germany: From the Rheingau wine region, Balthasar Ress Hattenheimer Schützenhaus 2016 Riesling is pale lemon colour in the glass and has just enough sweetness. Some petrol and orange blossom on the nose with wet stone and fresh peach, ripe apple flavours on the palate. Refreshing acidity and a slight effervescence to pair with spicy, fried or rich foods. Riesling Kabinett food pairings: roast chicken, spicy pasta dishes, shrimp tempura, grilled salmon with lemon sauce, duck liver pate. Drink: 2018 - 2024 735241 11% M 750 mL $22.95 Score: 93/100. September 2018. Top Rated White Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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