Les Halos de Jupiter Côtes-du-Rhône 2014

MY RATING: 9.5 ORIGIN: France (Côtes du Rhône) VARIETALS: Grenache (85%), Shiraz (10%), Mourvèdre (5%) SAQ PRICE: $20.95 IN A NUTSHELL:  “Il est bon, il est bon, mais il est délicieux!” Un grand merci à mes bons amis Julie et Louis qui m’ont fait découvrir ce vin. It is simply out of this world (OK,…

Torus Madiran

MY RATING: 7 ORIGIN: France (Sud-Ouest, Madiran) VARIETALS: Cabernet-Tannat SAQ PRICE: $15.55 IN A NUTSHELL:  A poor man’s Madiran There may be only a$5 difference price between this Madiran and Château Bouscassé’s Madiran, but the difference in quality is HUGE. This wine was fine – don’t get me wrong – but it lacked in finesse….