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LCBO Sale Pick of the Week

LCBO Sale Pick of the Week: Feb. 26

February 27, 2015

Hardy’s Butcher’s Gold 2012 Shiraz Sangiovese (South Australia) Sale $12.95, Regular $14.95 Discount (until March 1): $2.00 LCBO # 219139 | 750 mL bottle Tastes like: Blackberries, cherries and the dry and dusty dirt of Tuscany. Pairs with: Meat-lovers pizza, steak, pasta in red sauce. Good for: Watching Crocodile Dundee with Italian subtitles. Drink this: Now to 2017. Alcohol: 14% Why we're drinking thisHardy’s is another venerable Australia wine house that’s a big, commercial brand — but they also make quality wines. Sure, they’re massive, sure they’ve got animals on the label, and sure the wines can be pretty big and hot. Nothing wrong with any of that, if the wine is good. Butcher’s Gold is a blend of styles as much as it’s...

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