March 2013 Newsletter

  • March Features
  • March / April Oak Barrel Aging Features
  • New!! Glad Hatter Malbec
  • New!! En Primeur Italian Super Tuscan
  • Back by Popular Demand! Cru Select RQ12 California Muscat
  • Limited Releases!! Orchard Breezin Lounge: Blackberry Lime Daiquiri
  • Limited Release!! Orchard Breezin Raspberry Grapefruit Revolution
  • Last chance for 2012 Limited Release kits while quantities last!
  • Help a Great Cause! Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada
  • Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!

 


March Features

En Primeur German Riesling Gewurztraminer

8-week 18L Wine Kit

Reg: $169/kit                        Sale: $159/kit,   $207 made in-store

This Riesling Gewürztraminer blend offers apples, spice and a hint of minerals enticing the nose.
Slightly off dry with perfectly balanced acidity, flavours of citrus, floral and honey linger
gracefully on the palate.

Cellar Classic Winery Series Chilean Carmenere

6-week 18L Wine Kit

Reg: $154/kit             Sale: $139/kit,     $187 made in-store

Medium to full bodied, this wine will tempt you with cherries and strawberries on the nose
followed through with dates and chocolate on the palate. Fermented on GenuWine Winery Grape
Skins and toasted oak, this wine can be consumed relatively young, although will benefit with age.

Cellar Classic Sangiovese Merlot (Chianti)

6-week 15L Wine Kit

Reg: $117/kit              Sale: $99/kit,      $147 made in-store

This luscious wine is admired for its rich, velvety fruitiness, subtly accented with oak.

Grand Cru International German Piesporter

5-week 12L Wine Kit

Reg: $89/kit           Sale: $75/kit,        $123 made in-store

Off-dry and extremely aromatic, this easy drinking classic is packed with aromas of honey
and floral notes. The palate is soft and fruity, offering notes of peaches and tropical fruit.

 


 

March / April Oak Barrel Aging Features:

March:

CCWS Cabernet Sauvignon
$220 + tax

Price Includes Wine Kit, Service Fee, 3 Months Oak Barrel Aging

2 SPACES AVAILABLE!

This complex, full-bodied wine has a deep garnet colour with an appealing aroma of
plump blackberries, sweet vanilla and fresh violets. Notes of blackberries, cherries
and pepper spice grace the palate, enhanced with rich tannins extracted from the
GenuWine Winery Grape Skins.

 

April:

CCWS Chilean Carmenere
$220 + tax

Price Includes Wine Kit, Service Fee, 3 Months Oak Barrel Aging

4 SPACES AVAILABLE!

Medium to full bodied, this wine will tempt you with cherries and strawberries on the
nose followed through with dates and chocolate on the palate. Fermented on GenuWine
Winery Grape Skins and toasted oak, this wine can be consumed relatively young, although will
benefit with age.

 


New!! Glad Hatter Malbec

Glad Hatter Chilean Malbec

Available Now!   $85/kit,   $133 made in-store

Brand New Glad Hatter Malbec! This medium-bodied wine will tantalize your palate with its
combination of blackberry, cherry, blackcurrant, and warm spice notes. Fermented on GenuWine Winery
Crushed Grape Skins, the pleasant aromas of black cherry, mocha, and blackcurrants will make this wine
a favorite.

Oak:3
Body:4


 

New!! En Primeur Italian Super Tuscan

En Primeur – Italian Super Tuscan

NOW AVAILABLE!      $178/kit,     $226 made in-store

Balanced acidity and a velvety mouthfeel best describes the En Primeur Super Tuscan. With bursting
flavours of plum, cassis, cherry, and red currant, blended with subtle notes of leather, spice and
licorice it’s no wonder this fruit friendly wine is perfect for food pairing with famous Italian dishes.

Sweetness: 0
Oak: 3
Body: 4


 

Back by Popular Demand! Cru Select RQ12 California Muscat

 

Cru Select California Muscat

Available late Spring

$120/kit, $168 made in-store

Every year RJS introduces the most popular RQ wine kit from the previous year into Cru Select’s lineup.
This year the California Style Muscat will join Cru Select’s permanent line up!

 


 

Spring 2013 Limited Releases!!

Limited Release!! Orchard Breezin Lounge: Blackberry Lime Daiquiri

Orchard Breezin Lounge: Blackberry Lime Daiquiri

$42.50/kit $79 made in-store (makes 15, 750ml bottles)

Serve with ice and enjoy! The Daiquiry was originally invented in Cuba, but really grew
in popularity in the late 1940’s. In our blackberry lime version, the refreshing taste of
the lime and the juiciness of the blackberries come together in wondrous harmony.

 

Limited Release!! Orchard Breezin Raspberry Grapefruit Revolution

Orchard Breezin Raspberry Grapefruit Revolution

$69/kit $117 made in-store

Your mouth will be tantalized by the notes of refreshing ripe pink grapefruit and sweet raspberries.
You’ll want to share this bright rose with all your friends!


 

Last chance for 2012 Limited Release kits while quantities last!

En Primeur Hightail Ultra Premium 8-week wine kit:

Niagara Riesling $169/kit

Okanagan Syrah $175/kit

Okanagan Chardonnay $169/kit

Cru Select Seasonal Specialty Port Style kits: $99/kit

Toasted Caramel Port

Orange Chocolate Port

White Chocolate White Port

Coffee Port

Apple Tatin White Port

Grand Cru International Wine kits:

Syrah Rose $95/kit

Muscat $89/kit

Meritage $95/kit

 

Orchard Breezin Cran Apple Chardonnay $69/kit

BrewHouse Winterfest Beer Kit $40/kit

 


 

Help a Great Cause! Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada

RJS will donate $5 to Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada for every select rose wine kit purchased
from February 1 – March 15th.

Rose kits that support this offer:

En Primeur Grenache Rose $169/kit

Cru Select Australia Down Under Rose $120/kit

Grand Cru International Syrah Rose $89/kit

Lounge Cosmopolitan $42.50/kit

For more info about Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada, visit willow.org

 


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Cheers!

Carole and Calvin

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