Grape Variety: Merlot
Category: Red Wine
Region: Niagara Peninsula
Format: 750 mL
Producer: 13th Street Winery
Alcohol: 12.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium+ ruby in colour with medium+ intensity on the nose.
Positives: Alluring floral notes of carnations followed by cherry & plum notes. This is an easy drinking wine that has nice cherry, plum, red currants & red peppers on the taste. Good acidity makes this wine food friendly or drink on its own. Try pairing it with cooked ham.
Interesting Things: This wine is un-oaked
Tasted: 30 Sept 2011
Score: 9/10, Value: 10/10, Total: 19/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine 4