Riesling – Colaneri ‘Stellucha,’ Niagara-On-The-Lake
(6oz) 9 | (9oz) 12 | (Btl) 36
Medium sweet, fruity aromas of lemon drop and pineapple on the nose with a light minerality. Loads of peach, citrus and lime fruit on the mid-palate: a perfect foil to any fried appetizers, tempura or charcuterie.
Pinot Grigio – Cantina Rauscedo, Italy
(6oz) 11 | (9oz) 15 | (Btl) 45
Its bouquet has a set of fruity fragrances with featured hints of pear and almond. Straw yellow with coppery hues, broad and voluminous taste, soft with flavours of ripe fruit.
Sauvignon Blanc – Peter Yealands, New Zealand
(6oz) 12 | (9oz) 15 | (Btl) 48
This aromatic wine shows lifted flavours of blackcurrant with underlying notes of wet stone and thyme. The palate is elegant yet full with sufficient weight and texture, which is balanced by the flinty minerality.
Chardonnay – Camelot, California, USA NV
Displays bright apple and tropical fruit aromas with creamy, toasty oak tones adding complexity. Fruit-forward apple, pear and citrus flavours coat the palate while oak nuances add interest and sur lie character enriches the finish.
Rosé – Sibling Rivalry Pink, Henry of Pelham VQA
Clear pink rose colour; aromas of strawberry, raspberry, rhubarb and rose petals; on the palate it is light to medium bodied, with slight berry sweetness and a soft, dry finish.
Pinot Grigio – Barrymore Monterey, California
Bright and crisp, flavours of lemon drop, Asian pear and honeydew melon alongside the ‘wet stone’ minerality that’s a hallmark of the Monterey region’s rocky vineyards.
Cabernet Sauvignon – Viña Calina Reserva, Maule Valley, Chile 2012
(6oz) 11 | (9oz) 15 | (Btl) 45
Dense and ripe with notes of cherries, blackberries, cedar, spice and cola. Complex and full bodied with elegant tannins through a long velvety finish.
Shiraz – Earthworks, Barossa Valley, Australia 2012
(6oz) 12 | (9oz) 16 | (Btl) 48
Fresh and perfectly balanced with red berry, cinnamon and espresso flavours combining seamlessly into its round, luscious texture. (WS•90)
Malbec – Tilia, Mendoza, Argentina 2012
(6oz) 11 | (9oz) 13.5 | (Btl) 45
The nose offers ripe black fruits, black pepper spice and floral notes. The mouth feel is full yet soft and supple, with black raspberry and currant flavours mingled with notes of sweet spice and a touch of leather.
Zinfandel – Big House ‘Cardinal Zin,’ California 2012
Medium bodied, with smoky plum and black cherry notes, dried sweet herbs and spicy oak. Ripe black fruit core with loads of berry fruit, dried herbs and vanilla.
La Mancha – Bodegas Lozano ‘Gran Oristan’ Gran Reserva,
Medium bodied, polished blend of tempranillo and cabernet sauvignon: the nose exudes subtle caramel and ripe strawberry, dried plum with hints of tea and tobacco, ripe tannins and good length.
Côtes du Rhône – Jean Luc Colombo ‘Les Abeilles,’ France 2012
Full bodied, with seductive aromas of red fruits, coriander and bay leaf, notes of licorice and spice. Outstanding value from a top northern Rhone producer, likely full of declassified Côte Rôtie and Cornas syrah.
Prosecco – Hi! NV, Italy
(6oz) 9 | (Btl) 35
The wine pours a bright straw yellow color with some greenish hints. The nose is pleasant and fruity, with good intensity of golden apple, banana, lemon, wisteria, acacia and rose. It has a fresh flavor, and is pleasant and harmonious on the palate.
Brut Champagne – Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin ‘Yellow Label’ NV
Veuve Clicquot’s signature brut non-vintage is loved the world over for its crisp, full flavours, consistent quality and celebratory yellow label. The predominance of Pinot Noir provides the structure that is so typically Clicquot, while a touch of Pinot Meunier rounds out the blend. Chardonnay adds the elegance and finesse essential in a perfectly balanced wine.