In the Cellar

For the Collector

Anthony Gismondi has almost 35 years of experience buying, cellaring and tasting wines. He selects a wine each week for Sun readers that he believes will improve in the bottle for five to 10 years and handsomely reward your patience and pocketbook.
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M. Chapoutier Hermitage Chante Alouette Blanc 2012

Rhone Valley - France

$79.99
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  3391182021233
Tasting Notes
92

Champagne Le Mesnil N/V

Champagne - France

$47.89
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  3700092711101
Tasting Notes
91

Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

California Napa Valley - United States

$50
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  015917026968
Tasting Notes
91

Concha y Toro Terrunyo Entre Cordilleras Block 27 Carmenère 2011

Valle del Cachapoal Puemo - Chile

$32.99
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  7804320032290
Tasting Notes
89

Concha y Toro Marques de Casa Concha Carmenère 2012

Rapel Valle del Cachapoal Puemo - Chile

$19.99
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  07804320365039
Tasting Notes
90

Pascual Toso Alta Cabernet Sauvignon Las Barrancas Vineyards 2011

Mendoza Maipú - Argentina

$34.79
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  718742005008
Tasting Notes
90

Lindes de Remelluri Vinedos de Labastida 2010

Rioja - Spain

$28.99
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8426771610200
Tasting Notes
92

Ruffino Riserva Ducale Oro Chianti Classico Gran Selezione 2010

Tuscany - Italy

$50
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8001660130054
Tasting Notes
90

Drouhin Vaudon Chablis Reserve de Vaudon 2013

Burgundy - France

$32.99
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  012086322112
Tasting Notes
90

Ruffino Chianti Classico Riserva Ducale (Tan Label) 2011

Tuscany - Italy

$26.09
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8001660109753
Tasting Notes
89

Tommasi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2010

Veneto - Italy

$52.19
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8004645402108
Tasting Notes
89

Torres Celeste Crianza 2011

Castilla-Leon Ribera del Duero - Spain

$23.49
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8410113003508
Tasting Notes
89

Pierre Amadieu Domaine Grand Romane Gigondas 2012

Rhone Valley - France

$33.09
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  870749000612
Tasting Notes
91

Joseph Drouhin Beaune Clos des Mouches 1er Cru 2012

Burgundy Côte d’Or Beaune, Côte de Beaune - France

$93.99
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  12086543111
Tasting Notes
92

Rodney Strong Symmetry Table Red Wine 2012

California Sonoma County Alexander Valley - United States

$84.49
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  087512075337
Tasting Notes
89

Le Volte dell ’Ornellaia 2012

Tuscany - Italy

$35
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  00877397000421
Tasting Notes
89

Famille Perrin Rasteau L’Andéol 2011

Rhone Valley Côtes du Rhône Villages - France

$22
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  631470006522
Tasting Notes
91

Wild Goose Botrytis Affected Riesling 2013

British Columbia Okanagan Valley - Canada

$40
Availability:  Winery direct, Private 
UPC:  626990117155
Tasting Notes
91

Fontodi Chianti Classico 2010

Tuscany - Italy

$35
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  008021019000012
Tasting Notes
89

Pietradolce Etna Rosso 2012 Solicchiata

Sicily - Italy

$29
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  726452012797
Tasting Notes
89

Chateau Ste. Michelle Indian Wells Red Blend 2011

Washington Columbia Valley - United States

$30
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  088586004971
Tasting Notes
91

Drouhin Vaudon Chablis Premier Cru Vaillons 2012

Burgundy - France

$45
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  012086322112
Tasting Notes
91

Selbach-Oster Riesling Zeltinger Himmelreich Riesling Kabinett Halbtrocken Mosel

- Germany

$29
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  717215001806
Tasting Notes
88

Château de Lancyre Vieilles Vignes 2012

Coteaux du Languedoc Pic Saint Loup - France

$27.5
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  3437500000013
Tasting Notes
90

Rodney Strong Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

California Sonoma County Alexander Valley - United States

$35
Availability:  Everything Wine 
UPC:  087512929685
Tasting Notes
92

Clos du Soleil Signature 2012

British Columbia - Canada

$45
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  857088000503
Tasting Notes
90

Arrocal Selección Ribera del Duero 2009

Castilla-Leon Ribera del Duero - Spain

$40
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  08437005780019
Tasting Notes
90

Erath Pinot Noir 2012

Oregon Willamette Valley - United States

$33
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  00084687001017
Tasting Notes
93

Torres Mas La Plana 40th Anada 2010

Catalunya Penedès - Spain

$65
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8410113003126
Tasting Notes
91

Meãndro do Vale Meão Douro Red 2012

Douro Valley Douro Superior - Portugal

$30
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  831906006885
Tasting Notes
87

Louis M. Martini Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma 2012

California Sonoma County - United States

$20
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  085000011638
Tasting Notes
90

Weingut Robert Weil Kiedricher Trocken Riesling 2012

Rheinhessen - Germany

$45
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  4003753001016
Tasting Notes
90

How to Compose a Book

Rheinhessen - Germany

$45
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  4003753001016
Tasting Notes
90

Domaine Maby La Fermade Rouge 2012

Rhone Valley Lirac - France

$30
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  3466882111215
Tasting Notes
92

Rock Wall Wine Co. Zinfandel Jesse’s Vineyard 2012

California Contra Costa - United States

$37
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  899601002175
Tasting Notes
90

Bramare Malbec 2011

Mendoza - Argentina

$45
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  812884010118
Tasting Notes
89

Chateau de Caraguilhes 2012

Languedoc Corbières - France

$22
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  3356201110022
Tasting Notes
90

Zuccardi Q Tempranillo 2010

Mendoza Santa Rosa - Argentina

$22
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  7791728020618
Tasting Notes
88

Santa Rita Cabernet Sauvignon Medalla Real Gran Reserva 2010

Valle del Maipo - Chile

$23
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  089419007176
Tasting Notes
92

Chateau Suduiraut 2011

Bordeaux Graves Sauternes - France

$50
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  3760020103521
Tasting Notes
93

Domaine Christian Moreau Chablis Grand Cru Valmur 2012

Burgundy Chablis - France

$70
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  089744423931
Tasting Notes
92

Frescobaldi Montesodi Riserva Castello di Nipozzano Chianti Rufina 2011

Tuscany - Italy

$55
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8007425000297
Tasting Notes
92

Chateau Troplong Mondot 2011

Bordeaux Saint Émilion - France

$180
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  3612170013376
Tasting Notes
91

Ben Marco Expresivo 2012

Mendoza - Argentina

$42
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  007798068481062
Tasting Notes
90

Gabriel Meffre Gigondas Sainte Catherine 2012

Rhone Valley - France

$33
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  3142920024425
Tasting Notes
89

Le Volte dell’Ornellaia 2012

Tuscany - Italy

$35
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  00877397000421
Tasting Notes
90

Nexus One 2012

Castilla-Leon Ribera del Duero - Spain

$25
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8437013349017
Tasting Notes
91

Ceralti Alfeo Bolgheri Rosso Superiore 2011

Tuscany Bolgheri - Italy

$45
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8033424041115
Tasting Notes
89

Heartland Spice Trader Shiraz-Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

South Australia Langhorne Creek - Australia

$23.5
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  9331276110072
Tasting Notes
89

Losada Bierzo 2009

Castilla-Leon Bierzo - Spain

$25
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8437009095010
Tasting Notes
92

Frescobaldi Mormoreto Castello di Nipozzano 2011

Tuscany - Italy

$64
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  8007425001706
Tasting Notes
88

Selbach-Oster Riesling Brut 2011

Mosel-Saar-Ruwe - Germany

$35
Availability:  BC Liquor Stores 
UPC:  717215003503
Tasting Notes
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