The $100 Wine Challenge with Barb Philip

We asked the BCLDB director—and Master of Wine—to buy three bottles for just $100.

June 8, 2018

By Vancouver Magazine / Photo: Elisha Terada, Unsplash (Wine)

 

Les Crêtes Torrette Valle d’Aosta 2016, Italy, $32
A juicy, fresh and alpine red that is, as yet, undiscovered here in B.C.

Domaine Piron-Lameloise Chénas 2014, France, $30
Minerality balanced by ripe cherry fruit and blackberry tea notes—too delicious not to try.

Fillaboa Finca Monte Alto Rías Baixas Albariño 2014, Spain, $38
Time in bottle and lees aging gives extra depth to this peach-scented maritime white.

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