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Beppi Crosariol
June 5, 2019 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe and Mail - The sun shines brightly on these B.C. wines

"Anthony von Mandl, proprietor of British Columbia’s ambitious CheckMate Artisanal Winery in British Columbia, says that climate change has helped transform the Okanagan Valley into the ideal place for chardonnay, the white variety that traditionally has risen to its greatest heights in Burgundy."  Continue »

Time Posted: Jun 5, 2019 at 10:36 AM
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May 29, 2019 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe and Mail - Wine, unplugged: 10 electric bottles without the heavy bass notes of toasty oak

"Like heavy-metal musicians and obnoxious Fox News anchors, many wine producers in the modern era seemed to embrace the notion that louder is better."  Continue »

Time Posted: May 29, 2019 at 10:34 AM
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April 4, 2019 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe and Mail - Moon Curser Dead of Night 2016, British Columbia - 92 points

"Full-bodied, velvety and luscious..."  Continue »

Time Posted: Apr 4, 2019 at 1:50 PM
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March 27, 2019 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe and Mail - Tannat or arneis, anyone? Canada’s grape crusaders embrace offbeat varieties

"As any seasoned winemaker will attest, success in viticulture begins with choosing the right grape varieties for the soil and climatic conditions..."  Continue »

Time Posted: Mar 27, 2019 at 2:03 PM
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April 4, 2017 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe & Mail - Dolcetto: Red Italian varietal creates wines that are like a smile in a bottle

The Grape Glossary: A guide to hip varietals If wines were emojis, dolcetto would be that one with the grinning teeth and open eyes. It's a cheerful red par excellence. A smile in a bottle.  Continue »

Time Posted: Apr 4, 2017 at 2:49 PM
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November 18, 2015 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe & Mail - Moon Curser Dead of Night 2012 - 90 pts

Here's an unusual blend for Canada, made from equal parts Syrah and Tannat.........  Continue »

Time Posted: Nov 18, 2015 at 9:56 AM
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August 21, 2015 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe & Mail - It's a Region Known for Reds.......

A little background on the mysterious Arneis grape of Northern Italy.  Continue »

Time Posted: Aug 21, 2015 at 8:49 AM
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July 16, 2015 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe & Mail 0 Moon Curser 2013 Carmenere - 90 pts

Chile, move over....  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 16, 2015 at 9:34 AM
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July 27, 2013 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe & Mail - 7 sweet-scented wines that betray the tongue

A Rhône-inspired blend of roussanne, viognier and marsanne, this intriguingly named, bone-dry white is, in the words of my favourite Outkast song, "so fresh and so clean." 90 pts"  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 27, 2013 at 6:57 PM
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July 25, 2013 | Beppi Crosariol

The Globe and Mail - Moon Curser Pinot Noir 2011, British Columbia

"Fine, firm pinot noir here with style and structure. "90 pts".  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 25, 2013 at 7:05 PM