What We’re Drinking: Wines of the Week

wines of the week

Another Wine Wednesday means another reason to crack open a bottle!

So check out what your wine angels recommend you be sipping on in this week’s edition of our ‘Wines of the Week’

mumm-cuvee-napa-brut-prestigeMumm Cuvee Napa Brut Prestige Sparkling – Were you at our #CaliWineJam last month? If so, then you already know how delish this traditional method sparkler is!

TASTING NOTE: Clear golden straw with good mousse; apple and pear aromas with biscuit and citrus notes; dry, medium bodied; apple, buttered toast and citrus flavours; balanced acidity with a touch of hazelnut on a medium to long finish – via LCBO

Find it for $26.25 at the LCBO here!

cq5dam-web-1280-1280McMichael Group of Seven Chardonnay 2015 – Pouring a glass of this super bold Chardonnay after work is like taking off those 6-inch heels after a long day on your feet. The reward is effortless! The McMichael Group of Seven Chardonnay is a quintessential Canadian offering from the Diamond Estates portfolio. The bottling features 7 different renowned art collection labels. So look for them all, the next time you’re at the winery in Niagara or in the LCBO!

TASTING NOTE: This crisp unoaked Chardonnay reveals notes of peach, pear, white pepper and citrus on the nose. The palate is rich with apple, melon, and flinty river stone characteristics – via: Diamond Estates

Find it for $14.95 at the LCBO here!

fresh-perspectivesFRESH Perspectives Satin Red – Red blends are sexy, baby and you can bet that this tantalizing blend is no exception! Stock up from the winery directly and use promo code ‘iYellowFRESH’ for free shipping!

TASTING NOTE: Smooth like satin, this blend of Shiraz and Merlot is loaded with ripe red berry notes, light pepper and a mild oak spice with silky tannins – via: via: Diamond Estates

Find it for $12.95 via the Diamond Estates website here!