- Chateau des Charmes Riesling 2003
- Stoney Ridge Bench Chardonnay 2004
- Anselmann Siegerrebe Spätlese 2002
Chateau des Charmes Riesling 2003 (Ontario)
$10.95 (General release #61499)
Colour: pale straw
Nose: minerally, floral, lime
Taste: flavourful, lime with a touch of honey; good length, well made. Great value
Style: medium-bodied, dry. Good value.
Food match: grilled trout; smoked fish
Stoney Ridge Bench Chardonnay 2004 (Ontario)
$11.95 (General release # 292839)
Nose: smoky, spicy
Taste: sweetish, peachy, lemony with lively acidity and good length. Great value.
Style: white, dry, medium-bodied
Food match: pork loin; blackened scallops
Anselmann Siegerrebe Spätlese 2002 (Germany)
$14.95 (Vintages stores # 722041)
Nose: crushed lychees and rose petals
Taste: medium-bodied, off-dry, ripe lychee nuts; very Gewurztraminer-like, quite elegant, sweet and well balanced. Good value.
Style: white, off-dry, medium-bodied
Food match: Thai dishes; blue cheese