Top Bench

Cost: $11.95
Grape Variety: Most likely Cabernet Sauvignon
Category: Rosé Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Seasonal
Country: Canada
Region: Niagara Peninsula
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Peninsula Ridge Estate Winery
Alcohol: 13% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Pomegranate in colour with a medium+ nose.

WARNING: Easy to consume more than 1 bottle in a sitting. One of the best Canadian rosés for 2012.

Positives: This easy drinking rosé features strawberry, cherry, red currants & pink grapefruit on the finish. Medium body with good acidity a surprisingly long length.

Negatives: None

Interesting Notes: I found that this wine excelled in a Riedel Tempranillo wine glass.

Drink now on its own and pair it with Porchetta.

Tasted: 25 June 13

Best Buy

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 10/10 Total: 18.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

LCBO: 324541

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