JULIAN HITNER TORONTO WINE CONSULTANT

"For love of everything that is wine"

WINES OF THE WEEK --- PAST ISSUES

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Vintages Release Dates and Notes:

 

Saturday, March 17, 2012 --- Pauillac 

Saturday, March 3, 2012 --- Uco Valley

Saturday, February 18, 2012 --- Cabernet Franc

Saturday, February 4, 2012 --- Priorato

Saturday, January 21, 2012 --- Napa Valley Sub-Appellations II

Saturday, January 7, 2012 --- Master of Wine 2007 Claret Tasting 

Saturday, December 24, 2011 --- TSO Fine Wine Auction

Saturday, December 10, 2011 --- Merlot and Bordeaux

Saturday, November 26, 2011 --- Blanc des Blancs Champagne 

Saturday, November 12, 2011 --- Buying Premium Wine

Saturday, October 29, 2011 --- Napa Sub-Appellations

Saturday, October 15, 2011 --- Chianti Classico

Saturday, October 1, 2011 --- Syrah/Shiraz

Saturday, September 17, 2011 --- Bordeaux 2008 

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Saturday, August 30, 2008 --- Rediscovering Ancient Wines
Saturday, July 19, 2008 --- Wines for the Hot Summer
Saturday, June 14, 2008 --- 'Big' New Zealand
Saturday, May 24, 2008 --- Tasty California
Saturday, May 8, 2008 --- Atypical Australia
Saturday, February 23, 2008 --- 2005 Bordeaux
Saturday, January 26, 2008 --- Wines from more Obscure Regions

Saturday, January 12, 2008 --- Great wines for parties
Saturday, December 22, 2007 --- Awesome Wines for Snobs
Saturday, November 17, 2007 --- Spendid Wines with Low Alcohol
Saturday, September 29, 2007 --- Fine Wines for Giving Thanks
Satruday, September 15, 2007 --- Great stuff from the Iberian Peninsula
Saturday, September 1, 2007 --- 'Workhorse' Wines
Saturday, June 16, 2007 --- Superb Blends
Saturday, June 2, 2007 --- Wines for Celebration
Saturday, May 19, 2007 --- New Zealand Brilliance
Saturday, May 5, 2007 --- Good Gift Wines
Saturday, April 21, 2007 --- Wines for the Cellar
Saturday, April 7, 2007 --- 'Chocolate' and 'Lemon' Wines
Saturday, March 31, 2007 --- Light-style Wines
Saturday, March 24, 2007 --- Fine Canadian items

Saturday, March 17, 2007 --- Wines not to buy
Saturday, March 10, 2007 --- 2004 Bordeaux
Saturday, March 3, 2007 --- Great Cheap Stuff
Saturday, February 17, 2007 --- Bold and Fruity
Saturday, February 10, 2007 --- Wines of Italy
Saturday, February 3, 2007 --- Pinot Noir and Riesling
Saturday, January 27, 2007 ---
Mediterranean wines
Saturday, January 20, 2007 --- Bordeaux and Burgundy
Saturday, January 13, 2007 --- Aussie blends and New Zealand whites
Saturday, January 6, 2007 ---
My first recommendations

FEATURED WINE ARTICLES --- PAST ISSUES

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Saturday, April 4, 2009 --- The reality of Being a Wine Sommelier
Ten-Month Break
Saturday, June 7, 2008 --- A brief essay on thoughts from a New Zealand tasting
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 --- A very brief essay on wine and disgrace in Toronto
Thursday, January 31, 2008 --- A very brief essay on wine and marriage
Saturday, December 1, 2007 ---
The miracle of wine for truth-telling
Saturday, November 10, 2007 --- A brief essay on Socratic wine knowledge
Saturday, September 1, 2007 --- A brief essay on wine and class
Saturday, June 2, 2007 --- A brief essay on youth and wine
Saturday, May 5, 2007 --- A brief essay on wine and summer
Saturday, April 7, 2007 --- A brief essay on London (England)
Saturday, February 3, 2007 --- Acquiring wine culture in T.O.
Saturday, January 20, 2007 --- A brief essay on Summerhill
Saturday, January 6, 2007 --- My first visit to the village of Pauillac

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