OTTAWA -- > Flipflop Wines Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

California, United States

Mocha, toasty oak and chocolate from generous oak aging. Some sweet black plums on the palate. Pair with grilled meats.

Alcohol: 13%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2018-2021
Heavenly Hamburger Wine
Price: $10.05
Score: 85/100
LCBO: 494179

San Fabiano Calcinaia Chianti Classico 2018

Tuscany D.O.C.G., Italy

San Fabiano Calcinaia 2018 is a youthful, medium-plus-bodied Chianti Classico from the Tuscany wine region. Fresh and vibrant with dark plum, spiced black cherry, grilled herbs and toasty oak spice flavours on the palate. Tannins are grippy. Produced from organically-grown Sangiovese wine grapes. Pour with a meaty lasagne or meat-lover's pizza.

Alcohol: 13%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2021-2024
Perfect Pasta and Tomato Sauce Wine
Price: $21.955
Score: 91/100

Weingut Nigl Gartling Gruner Veltliner 2018

Niederösterreich, Austria

A lovely, zesty Austrian white wine made from the country's iconic Gruner Veltliner grape. This natural wine is made from organic, hand-harvested grapes. Aromas of tangerine and citrus zest with some white pepper. Juicy, racy acidity for seafood and shellfish.

Alcohol: 11.8%
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Drink: 2019-2025
Scrumptious Seafood Wine
Price: $23.95
Score: 90/100
LCBO: 85415

Anselmann Edesheimer Rosengarten 2019 Siegerrebe Spätlese

Prädikatswein, Germany

Fragrant and floral on the nose, the Siegerrebe wine grape is a cross between the Gewürztraminer and Madeleine Angevine wine grapes. On the palate, this late-harvest wine is satiny with soft orange, tropical fruit, rosewater and honey flavours finishing lush and long. This vintage was awarded Gold at the 2020 Chamber of Agriculture Rheinland-Pfalz.

Alcohol: 8.5%
Sweetness: Sweet
Drink: 2021-2024
Splendid Salad Wine
Price: $18.95
Score: 92/100
LCBO: 910554

Conundrum Rosé 2018

California, United States

A lively rosé from the well-known Conundrum Winery produced from the Valdiguié wine grape planted along the coastal regions of California but with origins from the southern wine regions of France, also known as Gros Auxerrois. In California it is also known as Napa Gamay. This happy rosé has flavours of ripe strawberry, watermelon and peach with great acidity for summer salads with zesty fruit dressings.

Alcohol: 13.1%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2019-2022
Remarkable Roast Chicken Wine
Price: $21.95
Score: 91/100
LCBO: 557595