Vintages Picks

A Big, Affordable Lush


BIG LUSH AT A REASONABLE PRICE Last week I told you about some exceptional everyday, rustic Portuguese reds, now here’s something for fans of…

Portugal’s Answer to Shiraz


Looking for rich reds? Here’s a delicious offering from Portugal. Medeiros is Amarone-like in flavour concentration. Feels New World but there’s enough of a…

Planning Your Summer Reds


Natalie Spytkowsky of Rosewood Winery creates one of the purest expressions in local Pinot. Her 09 is very Beaujolais-ish, refreshing, appetizing and fun to…