Daily Archives: June 19, 2022

Best LCBO Wine Reviews: Vintages Ratings June 18

  You can access the wines that I reviewed as a text wine list with my complete tasting notes, scores, food matches. If you are a Paid Member, you can add my wine picks to your custom shopping list with one click and access that list on your smartphone to find the stock for each wine in your closest LCBO store. You can also see my wine …

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Barbecue Wines for Father’s Day: Best Bottles for Grilled Grub

On CTV’s The Social, we chat about great wines for BBQ fare on Father’s Day. Nat, some dads are just not wine guys, they’re more beer guys. But are you saying these selections you’ve brought today can change that? It’s mostly a perception that wine is for fancier occasions than beer, but that’s just not true. Anytime you think of …

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Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes

colin.buckle has added a photo to the pool: Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Consolation Chapelle construite en 1858 dans le style néo-roman à l’emplacement d’une ancienne chapelle. Surrounded by vines, Côtes du Rhône Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/colinbuckle/52155579315/in/[email protected]

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Zellenberg

Roswitz has added a photo to the pool: Hartblei Zeiss 80mm tilt (panorama from 5 shots), to judge sharpness, download full resolution pic Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/votec/52150825206/in/[email protected]

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Investing in Italian wine: SuperTuscans continue to lead the way

An elite group of SuperTuscan labels have consolidated their position on the market, but trade players also see a broadening interest in Italian fine wines. Tignanello has been a standout performer for Italy on the fine wine market over the last year. ‘The scores are high for it, [and] it has quite a strong brand following,’ said Matthew O’Connell, CEO …

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Salvatore Molettieri Taurasi Renonno 2015 $54 (93 points)

A harmonious red, with eucalyptus and licorice twist notes serving as aromatic accents for a juicy beam of blackberry fruit. Dense tannins are well-integrated to an overall creamy effect, and there’s a subtle tarry underpinning that gains momentum through the lasting, tobacco- and spice-laced finish. Drink now through 2035. 165 cases made, 50 cases imported. Source : 277aeb43d260878078e1dbbeb390df43

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 6/12/22

Hello and welcome to my weekly dig through the pile of wine samples that show up asking to be tasted. I’m pleased to bring you the latest installment of Vinography Unboxed, where I highlight some of the better bottles that have crossed my doorstep recently. This past week included a few brand-new wines. The first are a new set of …

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