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Great Value Summer Reds

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Try chilling these summer reds to about 13 - 16°C, or about 15 - 30 mins in the fridge. This will make a very pleasing and discernable difference on a sweltering day. When drinking reds in the summer, it's helpful to look for the following characteristics:

 

  • Lower alcohol is better, generally less than 13%
  • Lower oak and tannin levels as these traits tend to become amplified when chilled

Famille Perrin 2019 Ventoux Rouge 750ml

$15.49

The Perrin family, also owners of the famous Château de Beaucastel, search for the most suitable terroirs to produce a fresh and fruity wine. Unpretentious, this is the archetypal pleasure wine, authentic, genuine and tasty. The vineyards are...

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Cono Sur 2019 Pinot Noir Organic 750ml

$15.99

Pinot NoirThis variety is said to combine the best of a red and a white wine. Its colour is lighter than other reds, but nevertheless, it’s a full-bodied wine, aromatically intense and flavourful, yet not tannic, more on the silky, seductive side...

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Cassini 2018 Pinot Noir "Red Carpet" 750ml

$27.74

The grapes for this wine came from the Osoyoos East Bench located above the Osoyoos Lake. The vintage was very consistent and crop yields were low.The cool temperatures close to the harvest slowed the accumulation of sugars and we left the fruit to hang...

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Carmen 2018 Reserva Pinot Noir 750ml

$16.43

This Pinot Noir has a medium ruby red colour. The nose offers generous plums, black cherries, subtle spices, mocha and earthy notes. Complex and balanced, our Pinot Noir Reserva has great character with hints of coffee and nutmeg. The wine feels...

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Grand Nicolet 2019 Cotes du Rhone 750ml

$30.34

Slightly reductive and hard to read aromatically at present, the 2018 Côtes Du Rhône nevertheless is deep, concentrated, and layered, on the palate, with plenty of potential. The blend is 60% Grenache, 20% Syrah, and 10% each of Carignan and...

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Lapierre 2019 Raisins Gaulois VDP 750ml

$37.30

Marcel Lapierre's mentor Jules Chauvet spoke out against the overuse of chemicals in winemaking in the 1950s. Fast-forward to today and Lapierre's son Mathieu is continuing the tradition of minimal intervention and traditional winemaking in Beaujolais...

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