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This index is intended as a guideline and reflects the collective
view of our purchasing panel.
Enjoytonight. There is no benefit to cellaring.
DRINK OR HOLD:
Can be enjoyed now, but may be
matured further by cellaring, depending on individual
Ideal for further cellaring. This wine may well be
enjoyed now by some, but we feel that it will develop
favourably under ideal cellaring conditions.
PERCEIVED SUGAR CONTENT
Perceived dryness/sweetness by tasting evaluation. Vintages
scale ranges from Extra Dry to Sweet:
discuss specifics with our Product Consultants.
Every wine in this section includes a style, above the product
number (e.g. Full-bodied & Smooth, Aromatic & Flavourful). These
simplified flavour profiles are designed to help customers quickly
and easily choose products. For detailed descriptions of each
style, and more information, visit lcbo.com/winestyles.
Wines designated as organic
contain 30 mg/L or less of free
sulphur for dry wines (<50 g/L sugar); 35 mg/L or less for
sweeter wines (50-99 g/L sugar); 45 mg/L or less for sweet
wines (>99 g/L sugar).
The alcohol/volume content for any product released by Vintages
is available on our website. Visit vintages.com and enter the
LCBO# into the Product Search field.
Products in this catalogue are available in limited quantities.
Please see store staff for details.
Prices listed in this catalogue are subject to change without
notice. Up-to-date prices are listed online. For current pricing,
simply visit vintages.com and enter the product name or
number in the product search box. Vintages cannot assume
responsibility for typographical errors in this catalogue. All
prices include applicable container deposit andHST.
UNCORK SOMETHING GREAT • SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2017
1792 FULL PROOF
Gold Medal winner at the 2017World Whiskies
TASTING NOTE: The “full proof” clocks in at 62.5%
ABV, meaning you can drop in a rock or two without
worrying about dilution. Score:
, May 9, 2017)
ROSEWOOD MEAD ROYALE
Barrel aged, Canada
TASTING NOTE: This remarkable mead spent six
months in French oak barrels. It’s wonderfully floral
and nutty, with flavours of honey, peach and ginger,
moderate sweetness and a balancing acidity. (Vintages
panel, March 2017)
TAWSE CHARDONNAY ICEWINE 2013
VQA Niagara Peninsula, Ontario
TASTING NOTE: Sensational oak-aged sweetie that
will have you rethinking icewine. A powerful nose
of peach compote, grilled pineapple, tropical fruit
and layers of exotic spice. It is thick, rich, complex
and silky on the palate with peach cobbler, pineapple,
marmalade, caramel and nutmeg-cinnamon spice
that’s all balanced out by racy acidity. As noted, just
, July 5, 2015)