Dark in color with a mild dark berry nose. On the mid palate the wine matches the nose with some nice dark berries coming through along with some earthy notes and some oak. On the medium length finish the wine displays some smooth tannins and dryness. This has a bit of everything in it, not a bad wine. We paired it with steaks and it held it’s own, and went well with chocolate cookies for dessert! I would give it an -88 which for the price is not bad.
Wayne Gretzky Merlot VQA — LCBO#: 63966
STYLE – Medium-bodied & Fruity
Medium ruby in colour with aromas of red cherry plus hints of vanilla. It is medium-bodied, slightly austere with flavours of red cherry ending with tart acidity. $15.95
Release Date:January 1, 2001
Alcohol/Vol 12.8% Made in:Ontario, Canada By:No. 99 Wayne Gretzky Estates Sugar Content:2 g/L Sweetness Descriptor: XD – Extra Dry Style:Medium-bodied & Fruity