The Good Juice – On Vintages - May 11, 2019

Wine to Look for at the LCBO This Weekend! - COMING TO VINTAGES!

We have four new products releasing at the LCBO this weekend:

Click on the bottle image or product name below for LCBO stores near you.

Susana Balbo - Signature Malbec 2017 +79798 $19.95

Beautiful deep violet colour with exploding aromas of blackberry, black cherry and blueberries framed by hints of spices and mint. The wonderful aromas are mirrored on the palate and they are joined by ripe plum fruit and notes of toasty vanilla, bittersweet chocolate and a hint of mint on the finish. This is a ripe and rich style of wine with long velvety finish.

94 Pts – Tim Atkin, Best of Argentina Report, 2019

Chateau de Nages – Vieilles Vignes Red 2016 Organic +40964 $19.95

Brillant garnet colour. Lavish, complex array of ripe red berries (raspberry, cherry), pepper, oriental spices and aromatic herbs. Rich and balanced taste with a fine tannic grain, it reveals spices, licorice and minerality in a long elegant finish.

92 Pts – Joe Czerwinski,, October 31, 2018

“The luscious 2016 Costieres de Nimes Vieilles Vignes offers seamless black cherry and raspberry aromas and flavors. It's medium to full-bodied, creamy and ripe, with a long finish. It's not the most complex wine you'll ever encounter, but it offers plenty of fruit-driven pleasure now and will continue to do so over the next few years."

Castello di Querceto – Chianti Classico DOCG 2016+680496 $23.95

Brilliant ruby red, compound, with soft and elegant texture. Fruity aromas, balanced with herbal notes. Interesting final.

Food Pairing: Medium-aged cheese, lamb chops, roasted pheasant

92 Pts – James Suckling, September 11, 2018

“A ripe red showing aromas of sliced strawberries, black cherries and sweet licorice. Yet, this is energetic and fresh. Full body, chewy tannins and a medium finish. Drink now.”

Susana Balbo - Signature Rose 2018 +493130 $21.95

To craft this wine, the ever-experimental Susana Balbo had the Malbec and Pinot Noir picked early and used extremely gentle pressing to get the colour she wanted. You will find a crisp, fresh wine with bright red berry tones and refined minerality.

Food Pairing: This will be amazing with smoked salmon.

92 Pts – James Suckling, March 27, 2019

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How to order

You must be 19 years of age or older to place or receive a wine order.

Please visit your local LCBO store or phone: 416-598-0033 extension 243 to speak directly with Allan Leal, or e-mail him at

All orders are COD. Payment can be made by Visa, MasterCard, AMEX or cheque. Your credit card will not be charged until the product is shipped.

Minimum Orders: There is a one case minimum order (12 bottles unless otherwise noted).

Delivery charges are $15.00 plus HST (additional charges may apply for deliveries outside the GTA). Free delivery if three or more cases are purchased.