BECOME A MEMBER

Thousands of wines at your fingertips

Search database of wine reviews
Read about wines BEFORE they hit the stores
Match wines with foods

FREE MEMBERSHIP



GET TONY'S NEW EBOOK


TONY'S NOVELS
A gift for the literate wine-lover in your life – who may be you. Tony's murder mystery novels, set in the world of wine, are now available at a discount – autographed.

Find out more...

TUNE IN TO TONY
Listen to Tony

Listen to Tony talk about wine on 680 NEWS radio on Fridays at 10:48 am, on Saturdays at 2:48 am and 9:48 am, and on Sundays at 12:48 am and 1:48 pm.
Tony Aspler
Wine Reviews
Food & Wine Match
Personal Wine Cellar
Pocket Wine Cellar
Articles
Gourmet Recipes
Cocktails
Wine Primer
Links
More Tony Aspler
Tony's Books Tony's Books
Ontario Wine Awards
About Us About Us
Contact
Advertise

MEMBER LOGIN
E-mail Address or
Username
Password
 
Forget Password?
 

FREE MEMBERSHIP

POPULAR ARTICLES
All about sparkling wine Port wine 101 Pairing food and wine Pairing wine and cheese What wine to serve with chocolate Why we like to visit wine country A wine tour of Italy Germany and German wines Wine touring France: Cognac and Bordeaux Wine touring France: Burgundy A tour of California wine country

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 WINES OF THE WEEK

More Wines of the Week  

  • Miguel Torres Las Mulas Reserva Merlot Organic 2015
  • E. & J. Gallo Ghost Pines Merlot 2013
  • Flat Rock The Rusty Shed Chardonnay 2013
 

Miguel Torres Las Mulas Reserva Merlot Organic 2015 (Chile)
$12.95 (LCBO #454868)
Ruby-purple in colour with a cedary, spicy, blueberry topped by a pencil lead note; medium-bodied, dry, blackcurrant flavour, well-extracted fruit with nicely integrated oak and a dry, savoury finish. **** (88)
Food match: burgers, grilled sausage, or barbecued chicken

E. & J. Gallo Ghost Pines Merlot 2013 (86% Sonoma/14% Napa fruit)
$19.15 (LCBO #454876)
Deep purple-ruby colour; plum, black cherry and mocha chocolate on the nose; full-bodied, mouth-filling flavours of black plum and cherry with chocolate notes; grainy tannins on the finish. ***½ (88.5)
Food match: braised beef; pulled pork

Flat Rock The Rusty Shed Chardonnay 2013 (Twenty Mile Bench, Niagara)
$24.95 (Vintages #1552)
Light straw colour with a green tint; Burgundian style nose of apple, toasty oak and barnyard notes; medium to full-bodied, dry, richly extracted, peachy, apple flavours with good length. ****½ (89)
Food match: cold salmon; ripe Brie

 

 

 

More Wines of the Week  
 
ALL MATERIAL © TONY ASPLER   WEBSITE BY MEDIRESOURCE INC.
PRIVACY POLICY