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Beronia Tempranillo Rioja 2007 (Rioja)
$11.95 ($10.95 until November 6, 2011) (LCBO #243055)
Well priced Tempranillo. Deep ruby colour with a nose of spicy sandalwood (American oak) and strawberries On the palate more like cherry flavours with minerals and lively acidity and discreet  tannins. **** (87)
Food match: braised short ribs; Port Salut

Dr. Hermann Riesling Kabinett 2008 (Mosel)
$16.95 (Vintages #189647)
Deep straw colour with a nose of citrus fruits, slate and minerals with a floral note; medium-bodied with wonderful crispness and minerality, spicy with lingering lime pulp flavour. ***** (92)
Food match: grilled fish; pork

Post House Penny Black 2008 (Stellenbosch)
$19.95 (Vintages #148619)
A very stylish South African Shiraz, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot and Chenin Blanc blend. Dense purple colour; a bouquet of plums, chocolate, herbs and cedar; full-bodied, well balanced and complex. ***** (90)
Food match: pepper steak; hearty winter casseroles

 

 

 

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