Inky dark in color (you should have seen the cork!) with am earthy nose as well as some dark berries. On the mid pallet the wine displays some dark berries and earth notes to match the nose. Maybe even some chocolate coming through. On the mid pallet the wine has some dry tannins and some mild acidity. I have to say this wine is better than I expected. I’ve previously had the wine and been a little underwhelmed. The reserve is so much more rich and complex. I would give it an 88-89!
From the LCBO web site:
HENRY OF PELHAM BACO NOIR VQA LCBO 270926 | 750 mL bottle Price $ 14.95
Made in: Ontario, Canada By: Henry Of Pelham Family Est. Winery
Style: Full-bodied & Firm 13.0% Alcohol/Vol. Sugar Content: 14 g/L Sweetness Descriptor: D – Dry
Deep ruby red colour with hints of purple; ripe blackberry and plum aromas with coffee, cedar and smoky notes; dry, full-bodied; black cherry flavour, well balanced with a long smokey finish.