Guide To The Best Canned Wines of Summer

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Box Mock Up PG e1534541453232The nose is dominated by fruit flavors of bright green melon, ripe pear, and red apple. Honey, stone, and almond notes accent the fresh fruit and add depth to the nose and palate. There is a slight hint of tangerine skin that connects the nose and palate together with a pleasant citrus accent. The palate is bright and lifted with honeydew melon fruit, quince, and star fruit. A touch of stone, lees, and bright acidity drive the refreshing finish. This Pinot Grigio is clean, fresh, bright and zippy. Available at at Bottle Values, 734 Old Bethpage Rd., Old Bethpage, bottlevalues.com

There is a delicate combination of tart red cherry and boysenberry fruit flavors on the nose that come across as reserved and balanced. A combination of woodsy earth tones, mushroom, and oak spice add depth and complexity. The wine offers a lovely balance on the palate with a forward fruit style and a seamless transition to the finish representing flavors of vanilla,cedar, and cinnamon. Available at BottleBuys, 350 Glen Head Rd., Glen Head, bottlebuys.com

COVET SPARKLING ROSECovet Rose CanVivacious and lively with lavender aromatics, berry notes and a refreshing finish. Best served chilled. Available at BottleBargains, 1033 Fort Salonga Rd., Northport, bottlebargains.com

BRIDGE LANE CHARDONNAYBRIDGE LANE e1534541249296You won’t find oak or vanilla notes on this Chardonnay. This steel-fermented wine displays bright aromas of stone fruit and green apple. Any anti-oak palate will love the fresh finish, lingering minerality and subtle, earthy edge. Available at Bottles and Cases, 99 East Main St., Huntington, bottlesandcases.com

HOUSE WINE CHARDONNAYhwchardonnaycanbsfrontpngAromas of creamy apple backed by citrus introduce mouth-filling, sumptuous flavors of peach and ripe Asian pear, complemented by hints of toasty vanilla. The wine finishes crisply with a burst of pineapple. One 375-milliliter can is equal to a half a bottle of wine or two-and-a-half-five-ounce glasses. Available at Bottle Hampton, 850 County Rd. 39, Southampton, bottlehampton.com