14 Hands

Cost: $15.15 (Sale price $13.15 until May 26, 2013)
Grape Variety: Merlot, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon & Mourvèdre
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO General List
Country: United States
Region: Columbia Valley, Washington
Format: 750 mL
Producer: 14 Hands Winery
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium+ ruby in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.

A generic red blend that will appeal more to those that like a slight sweetness to their reds.

Positives: Although this is slightly sweet it’s not jammy. The wine features light oak, plums, black cherry cola, chocolate & ripe tamarinds. Medium to medium+ body average tannins and acidity with fairly long length.

Negatives: Too sweet for me.

Drink now on its own or pair it with BBQ chips.

Tasted: 15 May 13

Score: 8.5/10, Value: 8/10 (Sale price 8.5/10) Total: 16.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5

LCBO: 226522