Wine Picks

Please try and have these wines in the recommended context. Wine pleasure is about a match of wine and mood.

Light Summer Reds

Light Summer Reds

by

… FOR SUMMER MEALS The recent trend in Tuscany is crafting rich (and expensive) reds, but not all Chiantis belong in that style. This…

THE NEW ‘SANGRES’

THE NEW ‘SANGRES’

by

I was in the LCBO looking at this new white from TORRES when a neighbor asked for a recommended white “other than Chardonnay”. Sent…

ROSE HERO #3

ROSE HERO #3

by

Regular readers might have been wondering what happened to my perennial favourite Rosé – wonder no more. Mas Des Bressades has hit all the…

ROSE HERO #2

ROSE HERO #2

by

Not sure why, but Spanish, and Rioja in particular, Rosés have an extra shot of flavor. And in this case, there is also a…