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RED 2016 VQA Niagara Peninsula
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer QUEENSTON MILE
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO on June 21. Deep intense purple colour. Youthful, bright, ripe, plum-strawberry-cherry nose with a very pleasant hint of oak. Dry, medium bodied, well balanced, ripe, very juicy, plum-cherry-strawberry flavours with a lingering, gently complex, lifted, gently cedary, somewhat earthy, harmonious finish. This intriguing, tasty blend of 51% Syrah, 34% Merlot and 15% Gamay has 13% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. New at Vintages. CSPC 11986
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Hob Com
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Tangy, Juicy, Earthy-Strawberry
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: The Queenston Mile winery may be new to the scene, but the team behind these wines has spent over 20 years honing their craft in the St. David's Bench. This blend offers dark fruit and grippy tannins. A fine option for hearty barbecue fare. (Vintages panel, April 2019) Price $ 25.00
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 30, 2020
Cases bought 48 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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