Category Archives: Specials

Oak barrel treatment $20

Round off your red wines with an Oak Barrel treatment just like is being done in estate wineries. Most red wines improve in flavour and smoothness after having spent time in an oak barrel. Complex processes add to a distinctive palate. This month, oak barrel ageing is offered at a discount. For just 20 bucks you create your private estate wine. Off course that’s for the whole batch.

15% slashed off all kits!

Nothing is going to stop us from having our autumn sale. Hall Street Project phase II has been a true nuisance from the start for all adjacent businesses resulting in significantly lower customer traffic. Now it is our turn to reach out to you. We are fully stocked and all kits are 15% off during our ‘construction’ sale.

Passport Series 2018: Four exciting beauties on the horizon.

Reserve your 2019 Passport wines-Have one or all four.

Let’s start with the deal: Pre-order all four kits and get a discount of 50% on the fourth kit. Don’t need your credit card now, you do not pay upfront only when you start or pick up the kits. By reservation only! Pre-orders should be in by Friday, November 16.

Our annually recurring success story is about the limited release Passport Series. Top juices skimmed off the market to assemble a limited release, one-off collection. Every year Passport series take us to new countries and blends under the motto: “Every year an adventure, every bottle an expedition”. There is no room for the ordinary; after all, we have created high expectations.

The Wines

A red Merlot Cabernet Franc blend from California. Availability December, kit price $166

This blend of Merlot and Cabernet Franc offers a balanced soft rustic profile. Merlot stands as the fruit-forward backbone of the wine, while the aromatic Cabernet Franc rounds out the blend with soft spices and herbal notes. On the nose and palate, this wine offers plum, red and blackberries and dark cherry fruit notes, with underlying woody smoke, herbal spice and soft tannins.

A dry or off-dry white West Coast Blend of the Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinot Gris from California, Washington and Oregon. Availability January, kit price $156.

The perfect trio of Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinot Gris, create this off-dry, medium bodied white wine. Fresh aromas of orchard fruit and delicate honey rise from the glass, while the palate sings with lively pineapple, lemon and stone fruit flavours combined with hints of apple, pear and honey. The zesty acidity in this wine balances the slight sweetness perfectly.

A red blend of the Malbec, Garnacha and Shiraz from Argentina and Spain. Availability February, kit price $166

A marriage of Argentina and Spain brings you a full-bodied wine rich in aromas of dark berries with nuances of licorice and chocolate. Balanced and full with soft tannins, a palate of ripe black and blueberries are complemented with the spice of black and white pepper, creating a finish that is long and pleasing.

An Italian Super Tuscan with grape skins. Availability March, kit price $188

Super Tuscan, a term made popular in the 1980’s, is used to describe wines made in Chianti that did not follow the strict DOCG rules using varietals non-indigenous to the region. A blend of Sangiovese, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, this full-bodied Super Tuscan exhibits aromatic notes of oak, vanilla, leather and spice while the palate punches with bold
black cherry and raspberry flavours. Firm but not aggressive tannins and a long lingering finish makes this wine a true show stopper.

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