Weekend wine_ the hunt is on – barrietoday. com

No sooner do we think that we’ve probably seen more than enough good buys for a while, than we find ourselves inundated with even more temptations. Cinnamon bun dough recipe for bread machine Not only does the next round of Limited Time Offerings begin this coming Monday (February 27), but the LCBO rolls out an In-Store Vintages sale featuring 80 of what they call ”must-have” wines… must have, that is, if you can find them.


Those who live in bigger areas will have the luxury of checking out a number of stores that have Vintages sections. The major Toronto stores at Queen’s Quay and Summerhill will have almost everything, while Barrie and Guelph readers will have a great selection. Cinnamon roll recipe from scratch In the north, the pickings are leaner.

The sensible thing would be just to check your stores to see what they might have, and not worry about it. In every city, you’ll find good wines, and it is an opportunity to try something you might not normally drink.

If you go to vintages.com, click on “special offers” and scroll down, you will find “In-Store Sales” and a list of the 80 products on offer.

If you’re eager, you may be able to impose on friends who live near stores that do have the wine you want. Cinnamon bun recipe bread machine But then, you might just be expending more effort that it is worth. Best cinnamon roll recipe bread machine It may just be a matter of how much you enjoy the thrill of the hunt, not to mention the wine at the end of the quest.

Among the white wines, Australia’s Yalumba Y Series Unwooded Chardonnay 2015 will be just $12.75. The perfect cinnabon cinnamon roll recipe Clean tropical fruit throughout, with lemon-lime on the finish. Cinnamon roll frosting recipe with cream cheese True Chardonnay character prevails all the way.

The Midi is not the typical place that we would look for this varietal, but Foncalieu Le Versant Sauvignon Blanc 2015, now $11.25, has nice varietal character and is “a great sipping wine” according to Vintages.

From Spain’s Rueda region, we have Beronoia Rueda Verdejo 2015, $11.25. Rare to find on its own, it is “crisp, light, zesty and dry…with lime green apple, banana, pineapple leek and spring pea” according planetgrape.com. Cinnamon roll frosting recipe – 88.

Reds outnumber whites by better than 6 to 1 with this sale. Cinnamon roll frosting recipe easy Le Cirque Grenache Noir/Carignan/Syrah 2013, will be just $12.75and can be found in all our readership areas. Cinnamon roll frosting recipe without powdered sugar Tank-aged, it has “tons of black raspberry, kirsch, licorice and spice” and is “full-bodied, pure and polished” according to robertparker.com – 91.

Chateau De Gourgazaud Reserve 2013, $13.75, is 4i0% Syrah, and Vintages says that it is “juicy rich and complex”, with “impressive cassis and black fruit tones.”

Evans & Tate Metricup Road Cabernet /Merlot 2013, will be $16.75. Cinnamon bun topping recipe Australia’s winecompanion.com refers to “attractive flavours of black currant, chocolate and dried herbs” – 92

From Argentina, we have Dramatis Personae Selecto Reserva 2010, down to $14.25. This substantial wine with a long finish shows vanilla and spice and baked black cherry, and has a 90from the Wine Enthusiast.

That should provide a sense of what you might expect to find. Cinnamon roll frosting recipe with powdered sugar If you are disappointed, you can console yourselves with the very good wines on the LTO list for the next several weeks.

This is especially true with some great choices from Washington State. The best cinnamon roll recipe in the world The Velvet Devil Merlot 2014, normally $18.95, will be $15.95. This is an incredibly rich and smooth Merlot, with a broad brush of very soft tannins and the impression of ripe, red fruit with everything integrated harmoniously.

Kung Fu Girl Riesling 2015 will now be $3 off at $16.95. Cinnamon roll recipe using frozen dinner rolls Honey Crisp apple balancing good acidity is the hallmark with this off-dry Riesling which made the Wine Spectator’s “Top 100” last year, where it was described as ”lively and fruit-centred.” – #45 – 90.

These wines are the creation of Charles Smith and in terms of presentation represent a slightly off-centre approach reflective of a free spirit. Soft fluffy cinnamon roll recipe These labels have been purchased by Constellation Brands. Soft gooey cinnamon roll recipe While Smith himself will no longer be the winemaker, they will continue to be made in the Wahluke Wine Company facility, with fruit from the same vineyards. Easy soft cinnamon roll recipe Smith will still be making some other wines, including another Riesling on the March 4 release, Charles & Charles Art Den Hoed Vineyard Riesling 2015, $16.95

Also on LTO from Washington are three Columbia Grand Estate wines, as well as the Columbia Winery Cabernet Sauvignon. Cinnabon cinnamon roll recipe without bread machine They are at pretty much the same price point and will be $3 off at $14.95, except for the Grand Estate Merlot, which is $2 off at $15.95.

The 2013 Grand Estate Merlot earned rave reviews on the Natalie MacLean website, where it was described as gorgeous and richly layered, as well as powerful and concentrated.

The 2014 Grand Estate Cabernet Sauvignonwas considered a “2016 Top Value” by the Wine Spectator which described it as “broad, generous, and inviting” with “cherry, currant, and red plum” characteristics – 91.

In its turn, the Columbia Cabernet Sauvignonscored 90 with the Wine Spectator for being “rich, full-bodied, and well-structured with firm tannins.” Tastes noted included blackberry, oak and cocoa.

The Grand Estate Chardonnay also was acclaimed by Natalie MacLean, who noted the creamy texture brought about by the weekly stirring of the lees over an 8 month period of fermentation in barrel. Easy cinnamon roll recipe with biscuits Butterscotch and tropical fruit make a great impression, with good resolution on the finish because of the acidity. Cinnamon roll cake recipe 90.

You might want to compare this with the Toro de Piedra Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2014, $17.95 starting Monday. Cinnamon roll cake recipe easy This one comes on full bore with rich tropical fruit and buttery caramel. Cinnamon roll cake recipe yellow mix It is simply delicious. Cinnamon roll cake recipe pampered chef Find it in Vintages.

Already reduced to $16.25, Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate Grand Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2013 is a winner. Cinnamon roll cake recipe pinterest Recently I have tried both big-flavoured New Zealand examples and more subdued offerings from France. Cinnamon bun cake recipe on facebook This hits in the middle, and should please everyone. Cinnamon roll icing recipe without butter The texture is terrific, with perfect balance, and the flavours which suggest new mown grass and sunshine along with subtle grapefruit are spot-on. Cinnamon roll icing recipe with cream cheese The same wine is available in the Wine Rack stores.

There are plenty more wines on the LTO list for the next month, so take a stroll and find some good ones. Cinnamon roll icing recipe without powdered sugar For example, Piqueras Black Label Old Vine Garnacha Almanso DO at $2 off will be just $9.95. Cinnamon roll icing recipe without cream cheese It spends 6 months in American oak and has very good red fruit and vanilla spice notes, with good acidity bringing harmony to the finish.

Pietro Marini Torrontes 2015, $13.95. Cinnamon roll glaze recipe without cream cheese Torrontes is a signature grape for Argentina, very aromatic and, though dry, is very fruity – peach, even lychee is suggested. Cinnamon roll glaze recipe cream cheese While not related, it can remind people of Muscat, or Moscato.

Vinum Africa Chenin Blanc 2015, $15.95. As much as Torrontes is associated with Argentina, Chenin Blanc has a new home in South Africa, where it also goes by the name, “Steen”. Homemade cinnamon rolls recipe with yeast Here, you might detect cinnamon on the nose, and then consistent good fruit – some pineapple, some peach follow through with some lime and minerality on the finish. Homemade cinnamon rolls recipe laura vitale The winery suggest that it would be perfect with Asian cuisine.

Domaine A Deux Sauvignon Blanc 2015, $13.95, is a new listing from the Loire. Homemade cinnamon rolls recipe without yeast Vintages suggests citrus and gooseberry flavours and crisp, fresh acidity. Homemade cinnamon rolls recipe easy Why not see how it stands up to the Jackson-Triggs Grand Reserve?

Zenato Pinot Grigio 2015, $17 – While it may be a little pre-mature for sitting out on the patio sipping a refreshing dry white wine, it might not be too early to start picking up a bottle or two. Homemade cinnamon rolls recipe without bread machine If so, start with a good Pinot Grigio from one of the Veneto’s most reliable producers. Homemade cinnamon rolls recipe from scratch It has the tart apple and citrus notes you expect and good crispness through the finish.

Inniskillin Montague Vineyard Chardonnay 2014, $24.95. Homemade cinnamon rolls recipe cinnabon If, stylistically your preference is for elegance in your chardonnay, look no further than this gem from one of Ontario’s oldest vineyards. Cinnabon cinnamon roll frosting recipe While relatively low in residual sugar -5.3 g/l – you wouldn’t know it from the taste. Cinnamon bun icing recipe without cream cheese The fruit is ample, though silky and smooth and very, very tasty. Cinnamon roll icing cream cheese The winemaker, Bruce Nicholson suggests pear, fig, vanilla and melon, and I would suggest he’s right! It is quite satisfying on its own, and would be excellent with lightly seasoned pork or chicken. Cinnamon sticky buns recipe no yeast It will be available at the Wine Rack stores as well.

La Garnacha Salvaje Del Moncayo 2014, $14.95. Easy sticky cinnamon bun recipe New to the LCBO, this wine is a result of a special project seeking out the best sites in Spain for Garnacha. Cinnamon sticky buns recipe biscuits The vines are old, and the wine spent a little time in oak. Sticky cinnamon bun starbucks recipe According to decanter.com, it is “juicy and fresh [with] wild berry and spice flavours and a succulent mouthfeel. Sticky cinnamon rolls recipe – 91

Mayu Reserva Carmenere/Syrah 2014, $15.95– this Chilean blend is a little unusual, but it evidently works. Cinnamon roll frosting recipe without cream cheese “A spicy fruit-driven, soft red with a nice mixture of black pepper, smoky bacon, bright cherries and herbal leafy aromas.” robertparker.com – 90.

Columbia Crest H3 Merlot 2014, $20.95 – from a very good production region in Washington, this wine brings “aromas of dark spice, fleshy blackberry and smoke”, says Natalie Maclean – 92. Best cinnamon bun filling recipe Others detect earth, cherry, leather and cocoa , so you buy it and decide!

Tom Gore Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, $19.95 – While really big red wines can be attractive and enjoyable, there is a lot to be said for a wine that comes through right down the middle with a perfect strike. Easy cinnamon roll filling recipe This vintage of the Tom Gore Cabernet has great balance, with ripe –but not over-ripe – fruit, weight that is exactly in the middle, and a robe of gentle tannins which, along with right-on acidity, knits this wine together admirably. Cinnamon bread recipe without yeast Like the Inniskillin Montague Chardonnay, here is a wine that you can appreciate all by itself, or enjoy with gently flavoured food. Easy cinnamon roll recipe without yeast This is good stuff.

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