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An award-winnng columnist for Canada's top newpapers - the Globe & Mail and National Post, along with numeous magazines.
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424 AirMiles & LTOs - PT 6
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your complete guide with Agent Id & LCBO links

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August 20 Vintages Assessments

See the linked Release Summary with scores & tasting notes for all 113 Vintages releases
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see our NOTES & REVIEWS for all August delistings

see 115 new VSO July 18 price reductions

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see our NOTES & REVIEWS for every July 11 delisting
these delistings were not available on the LCBO Vintages website

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Ontario Wines: The Road to Their Success

The world may have embraced Ontario Icewine, but the best kept secret is still Ontario's dry and semi-dry table wines. And its sparklers! Confirmation of Ontario's arrival on the world wine scene is Ontario's annual Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration.
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check out all the Canadian Chardonnays appearing in Vintages this year
A total of 8 Recommendations with 5 Best Buys

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All new Top Sparkling Wines

Ratings for the top Sparklers
18 over the past 6 months to July 9, 2016
Ratings for the top Champagnes
7 over the past 6 months to July 9, 2016

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Visitor Resources
courtesy posting: previous August 6 edition

August 6 Vintage Assessments
consistent crediblescores/reviews for all Vintages releases
now fully linked to LCBO store availability
click here to see August 6 Vintage Assessments
see all 123 scores &tasting notes
see the linked August 6 release SCORING SUMMARY
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September 3, 2016 release
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see September 3 Vintages Catalogue

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