If I Could Buy Only One – May 27th, 2017 VINTAGES Release

As part of our VINTAGES recap, we asked our critics: “If you could buy only one wine from this release – which one would it be and why?”

Our picks from the May 27th VINTAGES release:

David Lawrason – In recent years WineAlign critics who have travelled to South Africa have been extolling the great value emerging from the Cape winelands, and howling at the lack of the presence in Ontario of some of the best. Well now, in conjunction with Vintages June 1st tasting event by PIWOSA (Premium Independent Wineries of South Africa), we are seeing some light at the end of the tunnel. …

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Szabo’s Smart Buys
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Louis M. Martini Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon 2014