WINES OF THE WEEK
Cave Spring Cellars 2016 Riesling Niagara Peninsula $15.95 (234583
This enticing white wine is made in a medium-dry style, which means there’s a sense of sweetness to its flavour profile. A delicious riesling, it delivers citrusy aromas and flavours with bright acidity and a long, refreshing finish.
Cave Spring Cellars 2016 Gamay Niagara Escarpment Niagara Peninsula $15.95 (228569
Sourced from Cave Spring Vineyard on the Beamsville Bench, this estate grown gamay is soft and silky, with a ripe core of fruit with peppery notes. It’s a great summertime red wine as you can serve it slightly chilled to help beat the heat.
Malivoire Wine Co. 2016 Gama Niagara Peninsula $18.15 (591313)
Once again Malvoire swept the gamay category at the 2018 Ontario Wine Awards, proving they can be counted on to deliver a range of expressive Gamays. This entry-level label represents the best value and offers a core of juicy red fruit that always impresses.
Vineland Estates Winery 2016 Dry Riesling Niagara Peninsula $14.95 (167551)
Lemon and lemon notes abound in this electric version of Niagara riesling that continues to be Vineland’s best known product. Expressive and pure, there’s terrific precision and persistence here.