Malcolm Jolley

Malcolm Jolley

Malcolm Jolley is the chief custodian of Malcolm's Wine Box and a wine and food journalist based in Toronto.

Planeta Frappato 2019

Planeta Frappato Vittoria 2019 Price: $22.95Channel: LCBO Vintages Producer: PlanetaCountry: ItalyRegion: SicilyAppellation: Vittoria DOC Grapes: FrappatoAlcohol by Volume: 13% Sugar Content: 3 grams per Litre Planeta is both one Sicily’s great pioneering modern wineries and one of its great innovators.…

Château Montfaucon Lirac

Château Montfaucon Lirac 2019 Price: $23.95Channel: LCBO Vintages Producer: Château MontfauconCountry: FranceRegion: Provence (Southern Rhône)Appellation: Lirac AOC Grapes: Grenache (60%), Syrah (30%), Cinsault (10%)Alcohol by Volume: 14.5%Sugar Content: 4 grams per litre The town of Lirac lies on the Right…

Telmo Rodriguez LZ

Telmo Rodriguez Bodega Lanzaga LZ 2020 Price: $22.99 750ml (plus HST, bottle deposit, shipping, etc.)Channel: Lifford Wines & Spirits Producer: Telmo RodriguezCountry: SpainRegion: Rioja AlavesaAppellation: Rioja DOca Grapes: Tempranillo, Graciano, GarnachaAlcohol by Volume: 14%Sugar Content: N/A (dry to taste) Telmo…

Brolio Chianti Classico

Ricasoli Brolio Chianti Classico 2019 Price: $23.95Channel: LCBO Vintages Producer: Ricasoli 1141Country: ItalyRegion: TuscanyAppellation: Chianti Classico DOCG Grapes: Sangiovese 80%, Merlot 15%, Cabernet Sauvignon 5%Alcohol by Volume: 13.5%Sugar Content: 3 grams per litre The Baron Ricasoli, otherwise known as Francesco…

Norman Hardie Vieux Chênes

Norman Hardie Sauvignon Blanc Vieux Chêne 2020 Price: $27.20Channel: LCBO or Winery Producer: Norman HardieCountry: CanadaRegion: NiagaraAppellation: VQA Grapes: Sauvignon BlancAlcohol by Volume: 13%Sugar Content: 2 grams per litre Norm Hardie is famous for his Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, but…

Radford Dale Vinum Chenin Blanc

Radford Dale Vinum Chenin Blanc 2020 Price: $19.95 750mlChannel: LCBO Vintages Producer: Radford DaleCountry: South AfricaRegion: StellenboschAppellation: Stellenbosch Grapes: Chenin BlancAlcohol by Volume: 12.5%Sugar Content: 5 grams per litre Ben Radford and Alex Dale’s eponymous winery ticks all the boxes…