BENVENUTO BRUNELLO – WINE SPECTATOR #17 TOP 100 WINE AT LCBO

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Two must have Brunello’s at the LCBO 2013 Caparzo Brunello di Montalcino – 95 Points Wine Spectator – $49.95 This cuts more of a broad swath than its peers, yet remains graceful, evoking strawberry, cherry, tobacco and stony mineral flavors. Long and dense in structure, with a tobacco- and underbrush-tinged finish.Best from 2021 through 2033. […]

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BORDEAUX NEGOCIANT HOUSE OF CVBG JOINS FORCES WITH THE CASE FOR WINE

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The Case For Wine is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with the historic and iconic Bordeaux Négociant house of CVBG. “We’re pleased to partner with the internationally – renowned Négociants and we’re confident that the relationship will enable us to offer profound wines of unquestionable provenance to all “LCBO channels” […]

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THE SEARCH FOR ETHEREALITY IN BURGUNDY

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http:// The trouble with tasting really good Burgundy is that it can ruin me, if only for the moment. Great Burgundy whites can be lean and rich at the same time, and words often fail to describe the subtleties of perfume and flavour that mark the great reds. Why, I think as I take a […]

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AN HOMAGE TO THOMAS JEFFERSON – THE PRINCE OF PINOT


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2016 Luke Jefferson ‘Head and Heart’ Pinot Noir, 95 cases made. $99.95 per bottle. This is a ‘swan song’ project created in 2012, by Steve Doerner and Irene Steh, named after their son, Luke Jefferson. The label artwork, a commissioned painting by Zach Hixson, is an imagining of the natural beauty Lewis and Clark would […]

April 16, 2019

BAROLO BRILLIANCE – DECADE OLD BAROLO FROM THE MASTER


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“The 2008 Barolo Le Vigne Sibi et Paucis is released ten years after the harvest. The Sibi et Paucis program of late releases sees only 1,500 bottles each of Cannubi Boschis and Le Vigne released to the market each year. Each year, the winery chooses to put aside a small part of their production of […]

April 16, 2019

GIANFRANCO BOVIO WINEMAKERS DINNER – SOLD OUT


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Gianfranco Bovio – Winemaker’s Dinner. Gianfranco Bovio – A modern legend of Barolo. The Bovio’s were Restaurateurs first and Vignerons second, in the 1970s, Gianfranco Bovio started putting serious time and effort into energising his family’s small collection of vineyards, over the ensuing 40 years Bovio has developed a reputation for wines that come loaded with […]

March 5, 2019

BORDEAUX NEGOCIANT HOUSE OF CVBG JOINS FORCES WITH THE CASE FOR WINE


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The Case For Wine is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with the historic and iconic Bordeaux Négociant house of CVBG. “We’re pleased to partner with the internationally – renowned Négociants and we’re confident that the relationship will enable us to offer profound wines of unquestionable provenance to all “LCBO channels” […]

February 15, 2019

THE SEARCH FOR ETHEREALITY IN BURGUNDY


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http:// The trouble with tasting really good Burgundy is that it can ruin me, if only for the moment. Great Burgundy whites can be lean and rich at the same time, and words often fail to describe the subtleties of perfume and flavour that mark the great reds. Why, I think as I take a […]

February 12, 2019

2017 BURGUNDY: WHEN COTE D’OR PRAYERS WERE ANSWERED?


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2017  BURGUNDY OFFERING: WHEN COTE D’OR PRAYERS WERE ANSWERED? After a succession of meagre years, beset by hail, rot and frost, nature has finally answered growers’ prayers, delivering a plentiful crop to equal or surpass the volumes achieved in 2009, the region’s last abundant vintage. After the gloom of 2016, a year ravished by the […]

January 30, 2019

BODEGAS WEINERT


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We’re thrilled to be importing the iconic wines of Bodegas Weinert, this historic Winery crafts wine with an old school ethos rarely seen these days. Acclaim for the wines of Bodegas Weinert “I visited the Weinert bodega on my very first visit to Argentina in 1989 and am told it is still an extraordinary building, […]

January 21, 2019

3 SMART BUYS ON THE LCBO SHELVES TODAY


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2017 Domaine Seguinot Chablis – 91 points Vinous – $25.95 The 2017 Chablis has a fresh, what you might call “transparent” bouquet with impressive mineralité for a Village Cru. The palate is well balanced and intense, just the right amount of bitterness that lends tension, dovetailing into a vibrant, malic, energetic finish that is very […]

January 14, 2019

LA FESTA DEL BAROLO 2019


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We’ve received another tranche of wines from five top growers in Piemonte, Luciano Sandrone, Voerzio Martini, Mauro Veglio, Gianfranco Bovio and Crissante Alessandria, as usual, allocations are small, critical acclaim is very high, and demand often outpaces supply. All wines ready to ship. Vintage notes 2013 – A cool growing season and late harvest produced gorgeous Barolos with […]

November 23, 2018