OTTAWA -- > Benziger Family Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Sonoma County, California, United States

From Sonoma County, a full-bodied, rich and layered Cabernet Sauvignon produced with certified-sustainable wine grapes. Rich dark plum, black currant, minty and vanilla flavours on the palate.

Alcohol: 13.5%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2019-2024
Delightful Duck Wine
Price: $27.95
Score: 91/100
LCBO: 597237

Lakeview Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

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

A full-bodied Niagara Cabernet that was fermented on its skins in stainless steel tanks before maturing in oak barrels. Aromas of earth, smoke and dust. Pair with a rare steak.

Alcohol: 13%
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Drink: 2018-2022
Best Beef Wine
Price: $29.95
Score: 87/100
LCBO: 12617

Dr. H. Thanisch Erben Müller-Burggraef Bernkasteler Graben Riesling Spätlese 2018

Mosel Prädikatswein, Germany

Dr. H. Thanisch Erben Müller-Burggraef Bernkasteler Graben 2018 Riesling is a Spätlese Riesling, fragrant with ripe peach, pear, yellow plums, elderberry and pineapple aromas. This lush Mosel Riesling is full-bodied and luxurious with tropical fruit, soft orange citrus, smoky mineral and briny flavours on the palate. Complex and rich. Pour and enjoy with smoked fish or sushi. Drink or hold.

Alcohol: 8%
Sweetness: Sweet
Drink: 2021-2045
Calm Curry Wine
Price: $33.95
Score: 94/100
LCBO: 18287

Artesa Vineyards & Winery Los Carneros Chardonnay 2015

Carneros, United States

A lovely, balanced, full-bodied California Chardonnay from the cool climate of Carneros. A zesty line of acidity balanced the richness and buttery nature of this delicious wine. Pair with roast chicken or turkey.

Alcohol: 14.3%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2019-2021
Voluptuous Veal Wine
Price: $29.95
Score: 91/100
LCBO: 657585

Leyda Kadún Single Vineyard Sauvignon Gris 2016

Leyda Valley D.O., Chile

From the Leyda Valley wine region, Kadún 2016 Sauvignon Gris is produced from a single 10 acre vineyard planted in Sauvignon Gris. Sauvignon Gris is a wine grape with a pinkish, hued skin, typically less aromatic but smoother on the palate than Sauvignon Blanc. Look for fine herb, fresh melon, tropical fruit notes and a briny mineral flavours with a smooth finish on this example.

Alcohol: 14%
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Drink: 2021-2022
Charming Grilled Chicken Wine
Price: $17.95
Score: 90/100
LCBO: 17612