By: Melanie Lloyd REVIEW: This rich ruby coloured Red has sweet aromas of black cherry and plum, with violet, menthol, cinnamon, cocoa, and a hint of smoke. On the palate, it has tart plum flavours with cinnamon, milk chocolate, and a touch of oak. It is full-bodied with tannins that are well integrated and a… Read More Joel Gott 815 Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, California USA
By: Melanie Lloyd 13.5% alc./vol. WINE REVIEW: A ruby coloured Red with aromas of plum, blackberry, menthol, eucalyptus, anise, fennel, sweet spice, cedar, black olive, and hints of milk chocolate. On the palate, it has tart plum and blackberry flavours with a touch of sweet spice and cedar and a slightly bitter finish. It is… Read More Fontanafredda Ebbio Nebbiolo 2014, Langhe Italy
By Melanie Lloyd Last month, I sampled a selection of wines from both of the LCBO’s February Vintages releases. Here are my top five! Number 1: Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Blend LCBO price: $69.95 This wine is simply wow!!! A keeper for your wine cellar. It is beautifully complex and absolutely marvelous.… Read More February Vintages Release! What’s Hot!!!