- Maynards Port Wine Encyclopedia Volume II
- Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Brut Rosé Champagne
- Strewn Hockey Player Ice Time Vidal Icewine 2014
Wines of the Week for December 1st, 2016
Christmas gift recommendations.
Maynards Port Wine Encyclopedia Volume II
$54.95 (LCBO #464917)
For the port enthusiast. A tasting tutorial comprised of a boxed set of six Barão de Vilar ports: White port, Ruby port, Late Bottled Vintage, 10-year-old Tawny, 20-year-old Tawny and 30-year-old Tawny, each in 60 mL vials, with printed descriptions.
Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Brut Rosé Champagne
$99.95 (Vintages #158550)
The #1-selling rosé Champagne in the world, produced from Pinot Noir grapes. Pale pink in colour with a bouquet of raspberry, redcurrant, and cranberry with a thread of minerality carried on citrus acidity. ***** (92)
Food match: roast lamb; lobster
Strewn Hockey Player Ice Time Vidal Icewine 2014
$29.95 (200 mL, LCBO #484048)
Kitschy but fun for the ardent hockey fan – Strewn Vidal Icewine in a bottle molded in the shape of a hockey player. Lusciously sweet, honeyed tropical fruit flavours. ***** (90)