CASE OF THE MONTH

BIN 104 CASE OF THE MONTH
Every month,
Bin 104 carefully select wines from all over the world of particular merit and value.
We call this the “Value Case of the Month”.

The Value Case will consist of wines chosen
for their quality to cost ratio and their immediate enjoyment.
ThIs case is offered at a 15% Discount
Please, no substitutions.
 
BIN 104  FEBRUARY VALUE CASE OF THE MONTH

2017 Paranga Red
PGI Macedonia, Greece
Merlot 50%, Xinomavro 25%, Syrah 25%

The charming aromas of red forest-fruits and cherry are enhanced with fine notes of rose petals.
The palate shows balance, a round mouthfeel, soft tannins and a long, aromatic aftertaste.
Light and spicy with refreshing acidity and mild tannins.
Food Pairing
A simple and easy-to-drink match to pasta, vegetarian dishes and barbeque delights.

2019 Ken Forrester Petit Pinotage
Coastal Region, Stellenbosch, South Africa
100% Pinotage

This cheerfully Petit Pinotage reflects the modern fruit-driven wine style that is in huge demand today.
Classic Pinotage aromas of spicy mulberries, plum pudding and cherries,
supported by smoky bacon nuances.
Juicy and accessible with soft palate and delicious fruit concentration.
This cheerfully unwooded wine can be served with a generous slice of pizza or a barbeque,
ideal for a “braai (is Afrikaans for “barbecue” or “roast” and is a social custom in South Africa)”.
Perfect with almost any happy casual occasion!

2015 Stone Cellars Merlot
California, U.S.A.

The fruit in this wine is concentrated but wonderfully balanced and
absolutely it presents itself in the initial aromas,
full of ripe cherry and black stone fruit on the nose.
The flavours are full of pure, clean fruit as well - plum, blueberry and blackberry
are all enhanced by warm, brown spices that linger into the finish.

2017 Clos La Coutale
Cahors, France
80% Malbec, 20% Merlot
-----This deep garnet stunner, predominantly Malbec with a touch of Merlot,
has both elegance and rusticity, juicy ripe fruit and earthy aromas,
and bears a velvety finish that will only soften with time.

2018 Brave Step Cabernet Sauvignon
Curico, Central Valley, Chile
This Cabernet Sauvignon has a ruby red colour with bright red highlights.
Intense strawberry and raspberry on the nose with a hint of cacao.
 Pleasant and lively on the palate, medium bodied with well-forged tannins on the finish.
This wine can be a great companion for grilled steak.

2017 Vineland Estates Bo-Teed Vineyard Pinot Meunier
Twenty Mile Bench VQA Ontario, Canada

This vintage shows a real coming of age for this varietal at Vineland Estates.
Delicious, concentrated notes of Bing cherry, warm summer raspberry and cassis
that used to be a little too “out there” and fractured in their
presentation are now aligned and gracefully integrated.
The smooth lines of this wine are mesmerizing as it dances towards you with seamless movements.
Each expert turn can be studied and admired on its own but it is the whole that just blows you away.

2018 Novita Pinot Grigio
 Venezie, Itay
Fresh, crisp and clean Pinot Grigio with fresh pear and apple flavours
and a hint of almond on the finish.

2017 Alamos Chardonnay
Mendoza, Argentina

This Chardonnay offers layered aromas of tropical fruit, apple, vanilla and citrus blossom.
On the full and round palate, flavors of pear, pineapple and fig are balanced
by attractive notes of caramel, toast and sweet brown spice.
A lingering finish is accented by clean acidity and citrus zest.
James Suckling  91 pts
Yellow apples, preserved lemons, spices and hints of vanilla and nutmeg.
Medium-to-full body, fresh acidity and a fruity finish. Great value.

2017 A.Henriques Bairrada Red
Douro, Portugal
Grown in clay soils along with the sun and warm weather, the grapes produced a clear,
garnet red colored wine with a floral complex aroma that with slight notes of berries.
Warm, soft, persistent and firm tannins, and with a touch of vanilla.

2017 Novaia Valpolicella Bio Doc
Veneto, Italy
Corvina, Corvinone and Rondinella

Medium ruby red. A lively wine when young, fragrant nose with delicate,
flowery and slightly fruity perfumes (fresh cherry), together with hints of spices (cinnamon, nutmeg, pepper).
Moderately alcoholic and tannic taste, good acidity, medium body, flavour some and fresh, a great wine.

2015 Yalumba Y Series Shiraz
South Australia

Deep crimpson in colour, this wine shows intense youthful aromas of ripe dark berries,
mulberry jam, Indian spice, and dark chocolate. 
Rich and ripe, the Y Series Shiraz is a glorious mouthful of South Australia
with layers ripe blackberries and black forest cake surrounded by soft, juicy,
fully ripe tannins and a moreish finish.
Drinks perfectly with roasted shoulder of lamb seasoned with garlic, rosemary, oregano,
sea salt and black pepper, or stuffed capsicums, well-seasoned with lots of middle eastern spices.
Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly

2018 Don Rodolfo Malbec
Cofayate Valley Salta, Argentina
An intense ruby red color with violet flashes. Aromas of berries, cassis and plums.
This Malbec is a burst of dark cherry and blackberry with a rich, plush finish.
James Suckling  91 pts
A fresh malbec with blackberries and dried herbs on the nose. Clean, fun and fruity. Drink now.
REGULAR PRICE:  $234.40
VALUE CASE OF THE MONTH PRICE: $199.95