Tony Aspler’s Weekly Wine Pick: Quails’ Gate Chardonnay 2010
By Tony Aspler
This is a full-throttle chardonnay from the Okanagan. Straw coloured with a smoky, toasty nose of citrus with barnyard notes; full-bodied, dry and elegant with rich apple and green pineapple flavours supported by oak.
Food match: lobster with butter sauce, roast chicken
$21.95, LCBO #377770
Tony Aspler is Post City’s wine columnist. He has written 14 books on wine and food and also created the Ontario Wine Awards. He can be heard on 680News.