Restricted Quantities 2021

Restricted Quantities 2021 Presents: The Arcana Collection

Every year RJS Craft Winemaking offers a new line-up of premium, unique wines through the limited release program, Restricted Quantities. The year 2021 marks Restricted Quantities’ 21st program and RJS Craft Winemaking is proud to present five new wine revelations with the Arcana Collection, a premium collection as timeless as tarot. Explore the past, present, and future starting this January 2021 with five mystical wines all inspired by Arcana tarot cards. From France, Italy, and Spain, these five world-class European wines connect through space, time, and humanity to reveal intriguing new insights.

Uncover the intuitive spontaneity – the powerfully complex – the confidently bold – the expressive authenticity – the uncompromisingly balanced. Journey into the mystical realm of tarot and discover new experiences with these five new limited release wines:

The Empress – Spain Tempranillo Merlot                        January 2021 reveals all

This dry, medium bodied wine hints of red fruit – plum and current aromas.  Heady spices, earth and smoke linger with a moderate tannic finish.

Food Pairings:  Perfectly enjoyed with Carne assada and Barbacoa tacos or grilles pork chops beside roasted potatoes.

The Chariot – Spain Muscat                                               January 2021 reveals all

Soft, sweet floral notes mingle with exotic aromas.  This off-dry white eine balances lemon’s acidity with flavours of peach, apple, honey and spice for a delicious finish.

Food Pairings: Pairs well with peach cobbler, lemon-poppy bread, antipasto and spicy Asian dishes.

The Emperor – France Cabernet Sauvignon                 February 2021 reveals all

This classic Cabernet offers flavours of cassis, ripe plum and red berry fruit.  Integrated tannins with a balanced acidity create easy-drinking experiences.

Food Pairings:  Complements grilled meats, fine cheese and savoury appetizers. 

The Magician – Italy Nero d’Avola                                          March 2021 reveals all

This full-bodied wine bursts with aromas of plum, cherry, toasted oak and pepper that mingle with soft spices for a robust finish.

Food Pairings:  Pair up with meaty burgers, venison, beef chili or any mushroom dish.

The Wheel of Fortune – France Rosé                                       April 2021 reveals all

Berry and floral aromas combine with hints of spice and delicate sweetness for a light, yet crisp, flavourful finish.