Grape Variety: Merlot
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO VINTAGES
Region: St. Emillion
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Nath. Johnston & Fils
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep ruby in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.
A fine St. Emillion featuring wet cedar, blackberries, red & black currants, licorice, graphite, spinach, radicchio, all-spice & red peppers. Medium body with high tannins & acidity with a long length.
Negatives: A little astringent now.
You will be rewarded with another 4-6 years for the wine to mature.
Tasted: 2 Sept 12
Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10, Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4