Elmsdale, NS​


Hops N Grapes has a great news to share with our valued Customers. The Restricted Quantities (RQ) 2018 wine kits have been released for pre order. This year RQ 2018 brings you “The GOLD Standard Collection” crafted from around the world; these four finest award-winning wines worthy of the most discerning wine cellar. The gold collection wines are represented by:

Triumph - Australia Shiraz Viognier ($150.00) 
This 18L Red wine kit is stylish yet refined. It is lush with a tapestry of smooth tannins and succulent dried fruits, vanilla and black pepper. Oak: Heavy, Body: Full, Sweetness: Dry
Features: Yeast: Bourgovin RC 212, Grape Skins: Dried, Oak: American & Hungarian
Food Pairings: Bison burgers, Lamb kebabs, Meat pie, Sharp Cheddar cheese
Release date: December 2017 

Prestige - Chile Carménère ($150.00)
This 16L Red wine kit is opulent and rich. Carménère boasts the luscious flavours of red cherries and berries, with hints of spice and leather enhanced with robust tannins.  Oak: Medium, Body: Medium, Sweetness: Dry
Features: Yeast: Bourgovin RC 212, Grape Skins: Crushed, Oak: American  Food Pairings: Cabbage rolls, Pork or beef tacos, Meatballs, Pepper Jack cheese
  Release date: January 2018

Eminence - Spanish Tempranillo ($150.00)
This 18L Red wine kit sourced from native Spain, Tempranillo adds panache to any cellar. It skillfully balances fresh berries with savory notes of pepper and smoke. Oak: Heavy, Body: Medium, Sweetness: Dry
 Features: Yeast: Bourgovin RC 212, Grape Skins: Dried, Oak: American & Hungarian
Food Pairings: Pepperoni pizza, Burritos, Grilled flank steak, Manchego cheese
 Release date: February 2018

Virtue - German Riesling ($145.00)
This 18L White wine kit is from renowned German vineyards, this Riesling is captivating and complex. Crisp flavours of honey, peach, and lemon finish with a lingering minerality. Oak: Unoaked, Body: Medium, Sweetness: Off-Dry
Features: Yeast: OA23, Optional sweetening blend

Food Pairings: Pad Thai, German sausages, Shrimp stir-fry, Edam cheese
  Release date: March 2018

All RQ 2018 will only be available for pre-order starting September 1st to October 15th, 2017. Here is how to order:

Step 1: Customers must visit the Hops N Grapes store to fill out a pre-order form with their name, phone number, type and quantity of RQ kits desired. A nominal deposit of $20 per RQ kit is required to initiate the pre-order.

Step 2: Upon receiving the kit(s), Hops N Grapes will contact the Customers with the phone number on file and inform them that their RQ kit(s) has/have arrived. The Customer will then be required to come to the store to finalize the purchase of their RQ kit(s) by paying the remaining balance.