Discover Connexion Oenophilia’s outstanding collection of wines and whiskies, and share our passion for excellence. Many fascinating private import wines, from exceptional producers in Italy, France and New Zealand have recently been released in Quebec.
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NO. 1 FAMILY ESTATE CUVÉE NO. 1 BLANC DE BLANCS – NEW ZEALAND
VINTAGES 56358 | 750 mL bottle |$34.95| Bob Campbell MW 90 | drink and enjoy now
From a méthode traditionelle specialist in Malborough, lovely brioche, citrus notes, aged 2 years on lees, amazing creaminess and very fine bubbles, palate is focused and balanced with great length. Outstanding quality, easily doubles for top-quality Champagne.
BODEGAS VALSACRO DIORO RIOJA 2005 - SPAIN
VINTAGES 345694 | 750 mL bottle |$32.95| RP 92 | drink or hold
Pretty ruby garnet hue with an intense black fruit, fresh rosemary, and spice, dry, rich and full, terrific balance and length. From a solid vintage, drinking well now with good cellaring potential.
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HAULLER RIESLING GRAND CRU MUENCHBERG 2011 :: FRANCE
VINTAGES 360370 | 750 mL bottle |$19.95 | Prix d’Excellence Vinalies 2013 – please note price in November 23 catalogue is incorrect…really is $19.95!
Pure, citrus blossom, lime, peach, pineapple, touch of smoke, palate is rich and creamy with nervy minerality throughout. Delicious now, built to last, amazing value Grand Cru at less than $20
LA FLEUR CHAZAL SAINT ÉMILION GRAND CRU 2010:: FRANCE
VINTAGES 348573 | 750 mL bottle |$28.95 | enjoy now and hold
Very pure cherry notes, rare meat, and floral layers, full and rich structure, slightly candied center, tannins have further to go though very approachable now, good ageing potential. Serious stuff
CASTELLO DI BOSSI BERARDO CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA 2008 :: ITALY
VINTAGES 113316 | 750 mL bottle |$29.95 | RP 92+ | enjoy now and hold
Very intense and absolutely top of the line and in its best phase, full of meaty, inky, wet leather, earthy, red jammy fruit, wonderful and chewy with a lively acidity and elegant minerality. Not to be missed.
CHÂTEAU CASTAING CÔTES DE BOURG 2010:: FRANCE
VINTAGES 206631 | 750 mL bottle |$17.95 | Gold Medal | drink
Pretty ruby, garnet, nice clean berry notes, milk chocolate too, dry, soft, elegant structure, textbook Bordeaux value, needs food like steak frites.
DOMAINE DES LAURIBERT TRADITION CÔTES DU RHÔNE 2011 :: FRANCE
VINTAGES 343442 | 750 mL bottle |$15.95 | 2 STARS+Coup de Coeur Guide Hachette,drink
Clean with rustic notes of wild berries, spice, cola and herbes de Provence. Dry and soft, juicy berry fruit and red licorice in core, definitely wide-appeal in style.
KILCHOMAN MACHIR BAY ISLAY SINGLE MALT :: SCOTLAND
LCBO 346338 | 700 mL bottle | 46% |$89.95 | Jim Murray 93
From Islay’s only independent and truly artisanal distillery, named after a long and beautiful white sand beach, pale gold, with lovely toffee, vanilla, citrus aromas and replays on the palate, sweet center with a clear and measured dose of peat coming through. No colour added, unchilfiltered.