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TEMPERANCE RED 2016 VQA Vinemount Ridge, Niagara Peninsula
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer WESTCOTT
Faintly ambering light brick red colour. Gently herbal, spicy, shy, baked plum-apple nose. Dry, light bodied, tangy, faintly earthy finish. Ready-to-drink. This new blend of Pinot Noir and Gamay has 12.5% alcohol and 4 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. The 2014 (*+) was a blend of Cabernet Franc and Pinot Noir released on September 17, 2016 at $19.95 CSPC 469189
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Wes Vin
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating *+(86 points)
Lightish, Spicy, Tangy, Rustic
LCBO Text Status
TASTING NOTE: An elegant marriage of Pinot Noir and Gamay evoking lovely notions of rose garden, raspberry and subtle beetroot. Silky and gently earthy with tangy berry flavours. Drink now through 2023 with roast beef and sautéed spring greens. (Vintages panel, March 2018) Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 26, 2018
Cases bought 56 (12 bottles per case)

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