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Flor de Crasto 2006 (Douro Valley, Portugal)
$9.95 (LCBO #89870)
A bargain-priced table wine from Quinta do Crasto. Made from three of the port grapes, it's a gutsy medium-bodied wine with flavours of black cherry and spicy oak with soft dusty tannins on the finish. ***½
Food match: beef stew; mature cheddar

Rodney Strong Knotty Vines Zinfandel 2006 (Sonoma, California)
$22.95 (Vintages #363358)
Made in part from 104-year-old Russian River vines. Deep ruby in colour with a plum and leather bouquet. Its red berry fruitiness has a peppery edge, finishing with soft tannins. ****
Food match: grilled steak; lamb chops

Cave Spring Chardonnay Musqué 2007 (Ontario)
$16.05 (Vintages #246579)
The 2007 vintage, currently at Vintages stores, has a bouquet of apples and apple blossom. The wine is medium-bodied, fresh and lively with a mouth-filling crisp apple flavour. ****
Food match: mushroom stir-fry; lightly curried shrimp

 

 

 

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