Recently launched in Ontario, Coopers Creek family of "Cat themed wines have become a huge success, exceeding all sales expectations! These high-quality wines are full flavoured with pronounced varietal character. The fun and colourful labels attract all wine lovers, particularly those who are new to the wonderful world of wine."
Fat Cat Chardonnay
Grapes are carefully selected from the premium area of Hawkes Bay on the north island. Oak fermented with a mixture of new and seasoned American oak. 50% of the wine undergoes malolactic fermentation. The wine matures in oak barrels for a further five months before stabilization, filtration and bottling. Fat Cat was rated 3½ stars by Toronto Life, July, 2001.
LCBO # 576124 $14.90
Particularly aromatic for a Chardonnay, this wine exhibits lifted citrus and citrus blossom characters, intermingled with stone fruit and oak derived notes. Palate is rich and weighty with sweet fruit and toasty oak to the fore. Acid/fruit balance is excellent with a long and lingering finish.
Cat's Pee on a Gooseberry Bush Sauvignon Blanc
Grape: Sauvignon Blanc
LCBO # 606384 $13.00
Sally Cat Pinot Noir
Selected vineyards in some of New Zealand's premium vinicultural regions provided the fruit for this wine. Each vineyard was separately vinified and then aged in a mixture of new and seasoned French and American oak. The batches were then blended and the wine bottled.
Grape: Pinot Noir
LCBO # 610667 $14.95
Mother Cluckers Chardonnay
This unoaked Chardonnay has been produced from carefully selected Gisborne vineyards.
LCBO # 620088 $15.20