OTTAWA -- > Böen Pinot Noir 2017

Santa Barbara County, Sonoma County, California, United States

A robust, richly flavoured and deeply concentrated Sonoma Pinot Noir. Aromas of fleshy ripe black cherries, spice and smoke. Pair with grilled chicken.

Alcohol: 14.9%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2019-2024
Charming Grilled Chicken Wine
Price: $29.95
Score: 89/100

Quails' Gate Pinot Noir 2016

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia V.Q.A., Canada

Terrific layers of flavour in this iconic BC Pinot Noir, yet it's not heavy at all. Aromas of fleshy ripe black cherries, violets and some dark spice on the nose follow through on the palate. Lots of juicy, mouth-watering acidity for roast turkey or chicken.

Alcohol: 13.5%
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Drink: 2018-2023
Remarkable Roast Chicken Wine
Price: $25.00
Score: 90/100
LCBO: 585760

Fontanafredda Gavi di Gavi 2019

Piedmont D.O.C.G., Italy

Fontanafredda 2019 Gavi di Gavi is a dry, medium-bodied, vibrant white wine from the Piedmont wine region made from 100% Cortese. Love the fresh pear, lemon and soft grassy aromas on the nose from this vintage. Beautifully balanced and fresh with ripe pear, white-fleshed stone fruit, citrus, spice and cut hay flavours creamy on the palate.

Alcohol: 12.5%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2021-2023
Profound Pasta and Cream Sauce Wine
Price: $21.95
Score: 91/100
LCBO: 366948

Bründlmayer Kamptaler Terrassen Grüner Veltliner 2017

Kamptal D.A.C., Austria

A zesty, medium-bodied Grüner Veltliner with lime zest, green Gage plum, Mirabelle and briny mineral flavours on the palate. So juicy. Perfect for seafood like a seafood ceviche topped with a squeeze of lime juice. Produced from organically-grown wine grapes.

Alcohol: 12%
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Drink: 2020-2024
Splendid Salad Wine
Price: $28.95
Score: 90/100
LCBO: 979708

Wayne Gretzky Estates Niagara Rosé 2020

Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

The 2020 Gretzky Rosé is a vibrant blend of Pinot Noir and Pinot Grigio. Notes of field berries and a touch of spice. Zesty and crisp and mouth-watering. Pair this with crab cakes, gazpacho, cold cuts and charcuterie.

Alcohol: 12%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2021-2022
Celebrated Chicken and Cream Sauce Wine
Price: $15.95
Score: 90/100
LCBO: 14870