Natalie MacLean's Wines of the Week for Sept. 19, 2016
La Vieille Ferme 2015, Château des Charmes Cabernet Franc 2013, Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc 2015, Michael David Chardonnay 2014, Marchesi di Barolo Zagara Moscato D'asti 2014
Cotes Du Ventoux, Rhone A.O.C., France
A full-bodied, rustic, robust southern French red wine blend. Aromas of black fruit, cedar brush and spice. Pair with grilled meats.
- Price: $12.45
Niagara, Ontario VQA, Canada
Full-bodied, herbal with some bell pepper on the nose of this cool-climate Niagara Cabernet Franc from one of the largest wineries in the region. Pair with grilled pork chops.
- Price: $13.95
Marlborough, New Zealand
Crisp, clean and refreshing New Zealand Sauvigon Blanc with aromas of fresh cut grass, lime and lemon zest. Pair with fresh seafood.
- Sweetness:Extra Dry
- Price: $19.95
Lodi, California, United States
Loads of butterscotch, toffee and caramel on the nose and palate from lavish oak aging. Full-bodied with fleshy sweet peach. Pair with roasted chicken.
- Price: $23.95
- Score: 88/100
Piedmont D.O.C.G., Italy
So pretty! Honeydew and sweet melon in this slightly fizzy Italian bubbly. Great after-dinner drink on it's own or with a fruit flan.
- Price: $17.95