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PING MERITAGE 2019 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer SEE YA LATER RANCH
NEW in Vintages, this blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc was aged in French and American oak. Deep intense purple colour. Very spicy, intense, cedary-oaky nose with lots of plummy-cassis fruit and some faintly smoky mocha-chocolate notes. Dry, medium-full bodied, well structured, intense, spicy, cedary-cassis flavours with a lingering, youthful, fairly grippy finish. Unfortunately, there are no details on winery website regarding the % varietals used or the time in barrel. It has 14.5% alcohol and 3 g/L residual sugar with number 21321 on the lower part of the glass bottle. CSPC 25663
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Art Can
Country Canada
Region British Columbia
Rating ***(91 points)
Intense, Spicy, Grippy, Cedary
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: Dark cocoa, perfumed florals wrap around a juicy core, harnessed by youthful gritty/grippy tannins. Lots of filling in this structual wine, though young still. Give this big red some time. [Tasted blind at the 2022 National Wine Awards of Canada, this wine was awarded an average score of 94 points by the judges.] Score - 92 (Treve Ring, winealign.com, 2022) Price $ 29.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - October 8, 2022
Cases bought 168 (6 bottles per case)

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