Chateau Grand Picque-Caillou – Bordeaux Rouge, 2005 ($25) RATING: 90.

A charming Bordeaux with fruity, earthy and subtle spicy aromas. A very nice nose. A light wine with nuances of black and red berries, subtle cherries, raisins and vanilla. Many of the aromas continue in the flavours with additional notes of ultra ripe strawberries. Light tannins. Smooth finish. It’s a round wine. Delicate, lively andContinue reading “Chateau Grand Picque-Caillou – Bordeaux Rouge, 2005 ($25) RATING: 90.”

Cornerstone 2008 Estate Apricot wine

Aromas of Apricot jam and delicate candied fruit. Sweet, nice acidity, and easy to enjoy. This delicate fruit wine has an elegant finish. Would pair well with white pasta or game fowl. $10 for 500 ml. Available only from the winery (in person, by phone, or web order). Cornerstone Estate Winery Beamsville, Ontario 905 563Continue reading “Cornerstone 2008 Estate Apricot wine”

Chateau Grand Picque-Caillou – Bordeaux Rouge, 2005

($20)  RATING: 90. A charming Bordeaux with fruity, earthy and subtle spicy aromas. A very nice nose. A light wine with nuances of black and red berries, subtle cherries, raisins and vanilla. Many of the aromas continue in the flavours with additional notes of ultra ripe strawberries. Light tannins. Smooth finish. It’s a round wine.Continue reading “Chateau Grand Picque-Caillou – Bordeaux Rouge, 2005”