Diamandes Perlita Malbec Syrah 2016

Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina

Wine of the Week - diamondA full-bodied, generous, balanced Argentine red wine blend of Malbec and Syrah grapes planted 1,000 metres above sea level. Aromas of fleshy dark fruit and smoky oak. Pair with grilled meats.


  • Alcohol: 14.8%
  • Sweetness: Extra Dry
  • Drink: 2019-2023
  • Glorious Game Wine
  • Price: $18.95
  • Score: 90/100
  • LCBO: 480749


Henry Of Pelham Speck Family Reserve Baco Noir

Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Wine of the Week - henryHenry of Pelham produces some of the best wines from the Baco Noir wine grape. This one is full-bodied with red berry, blueberry, dried herbs and earthy spice flavours on the palate. Tannins are fine and there is good acidity to enjoy this one on its own or pair with a duck confit and roasted potatoes.



Blind River Sauvignon Blanc 2017

Awatere Valley, Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand

Wine of the Week - blindBlind River 2017 Sauvignon Blanc is fresh cut grass, light herbs on the nose with lime, lemongrass, light herb flavours on the palate and zesty acidity for food. The Sauvignon Blanc grapes for this wine were grown on the winery's own estate in the Awatere Valley, with 90% fermented in stainless steel tanks and 10% in oak barriques. Pair with a goat cheese and arugula flatbread.



Esterházy Estoras Grüner Veltliner 2016

Burgenland, Austria

Wine of the Week - esterA crisp, zesty Austrian white wine made form the country's iconic white grape Gruner Veltiner. Aromas of lime zest and lemon. Pair with seafood.


  • Alcohol: 12.7%
  • Sweetness: Extra Dry
  • Drink: 2019-2022
  • Great Goat Cheese Wine
  • Price: $17.95
  • Score: 90/100
  • LCBO: 568543


San León Manzanilla 

Sanlùcar De Barrameda, Jerez D.O., Spain

Wine of the Week - san leonA dry, attractive sherry with toasted almond and salty, briny notes. Pair with salted nuts and hard cheeses.


  • Alcohol: 15%
  • Sweetness: Dry
  • Drink: 2019-2022
  • Divine Dessert Wine
  • Price: $21.95
  • Score: 88/100
  • LCBO: 703066