Dark in color with a dark cherry nose. On the mid palate the wine displays some vibrant dark fruits, along with some varietal cab franc notes, I always have trouble putting a name to them … There’s really noticeable oaking coming through … On the lighter side of medium in length finish the wine displays some fine dusty tannins and smooth acidity, nice and dry. All in all this is a nice wine with good earthy characters, distinctive, and varietal notes. I enjoyed the wine, but not sure I would race back and grab a case … I would give it an -88. From the LCBO web site, check stock:
A rich, ripe, robust blend of the two Cabernets, with Sauvignon making up 80% of the whole. It features burly, upfront dark fruit with earthy herbs and oak spice. Try it with mushroom burgers or a fully stacked beef stew. Drink in 2023.
- VQA Wines
- Made In Ontario
- Release Date March 4, 2023
- Made In Ontario, Canada
- Sugar Content 2 g/L
- Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon/Cabernet Franc
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