OTTAWA -- > Hahn Family Wines GSM 2018

Central Coast, California, United States

Hahn 2018 GSM is a rich, medium-plus-bodied 69% Grenache, 29% Syrah and 2% Mourvèdre red wine blend fragrant with pink florals, ripe dark berry and spicy aromas, Dry, vibrant and juicy with ripe cherry, strawberry, red berry, anise and toasty oak spice flavours on the palate. Pour with a sauteed, juicy pork tenderloin.

Alcohol: 14.5%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2021-2024
Glorious Game Wine
Price: $19.95
Score: 91/100
LCBO: 441568

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Old Vines Foch 2016

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia BC VQA, Canada

Robust, savoury and supple BC red wine made from the hybrid grape Foch picked from old vines that concentrate flavour. Aromas of purple and black plum, pepper, and spice. Decant 1 hour. Pair with lamb.

Alcohol: 14%
Sweetness: Dry
Drink: 2018-2021
Best Beef Wine
Price: $24.99
Score: 90/100
LCBO: 639625

Relax Riesling 2019

Mosel, Germany

A lovely off-dry German Riesling with aromas of fresh peach and apricot. Racy acidity for seafood. Light-bodied and pretty. As they say, relax!

Alcohol: 9.5%
Sweetness: Medium Dry
Drink: 2020-2023
Calm Curry Wine
Price: $12.75
Score: 87/100
LCBO: 621888

Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio 2020

Alto Adige Trentino DOC, Italy

Beautifully balanced and refreshing Italian Pinot Grigio from one of the country's best-known producers of this wine. Santa Margherita was, in fact, the first to make Pinot Grigio back in 1961, and has led the way ever since. Crisp and lively with racy acidity for seafood and shellfish. Also works on its own as a chilled aperitif.

Alcohol: 12.5%
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Drink: 2021-2023
Profound Pasta and Cream Sauce Wine
Price: $19.95
Score: 91/100
LCBO: 106450

Château des Charmes Vidal Icewine 2016

Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Rich apricot delight with liquid essence of peach preserves. Beautifully fresh and rich Niagara icewine with apricot, peach and pear. Perfect as a dessert on its own or with fruit cobbler.

Alcohol: 9.5%
Sweetness: Sweet
Drink: 2017-2023
Divine Dessert Wine
Price: $37.95
Score: 92/100
LCBO: 413732