Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO General List
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Yvon Mau Et Fils
Alcohol: 13% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium+ ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose.
A simple entry level Bordeaux wine.
Positives: Light cedar, blackcurrants, cherry, anise, pencil shavings & spinach. Medium to medium+ body and tannins, with average acidity and length.
Negatives: Slightly green in its finish.
Drink now on its own but it would pair better with food such as hamburgers and meatloaf.
Tasted: 19 May 13
Score: 8.5/10, Value: 8.5/10 Total: 17/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5
Thanks to Carol Ann, from WineAlign, for the opportunity to taste this.