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Vintages Release August 30, 2019

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Red Wine

Hester Creek Estate Winery Block 3 Reserve Cabernet Franc 2015, Okanagan Valley, British Columbia BC V.Q.A., Canada: The 2015 vintage of Hester Creek Estate Winery's Block 3 Reserve Cabernet Franc is spectacular! It's made from special barrels of estate-cellared, old vines Cabernet Franc planted on the Golden Mile Bench in the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia. Aromas of woodsmoke, dark berries, and spice. Smooth tannins. Pair with grilled meats. Drink: 2018 - 2023 14.1% D 750 mL $25.00 Score: 92/100. August 2019. Top Rated Red Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

White Wine

Kew Marsanne 2016, Beamsville Bench, Niagara Escarpment, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada: Kew 2016 is a dry, medium-bodied 90% Marsanne and 10% Viognier white wine blend with grapes sourced from the Beamsville Bench, Niagara Escarpment wine region. Zesty with ripe orchard fruit, marzipan, ripe peach flavours and a smoky, flinty finish. Pair with roast turkey. This vintage was awarded Gold at the 2018 National Wine Awards of Canada. Marsanne food pairings: barbecued chicken, barbecued pork ribs, roast duck. Drink: 2019 - 2023 485334 13% XD 750 mL $19.95 Score: 91/100. August 2019. Best Value White Wine Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

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