$18-$23: MID-PRICED MARVEL

Montreal Gazette - - Weekend Life -

Red Blend 2013, Se­ca­teurs, Baden­horst, South Africa red, $19.95, SAQ #

12132633: Ex­cel­lent sum­mer red. A blend dom­i­nated by shi­raz that walks the line be­tween be­ing a fuller bod­ied wine with­out be­ing too rich. There is great fruit, with a mix of ripe rasp­berry and darker fruits, and pep­pery spice, dried herbs and finely grained tan­nins. Keep this on the cooler side. Lots of bot­tles on­line at SAQ.com if it is sold out in your lo­cal store. Resid­ual sugar: 2.3 g/L. Serve at 16C. Drink now-2018.

Food pair­ing idea: Baby back ribs with spicy mari­nade.

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