Cost: $20.95 (Clearance: $15.25)
Grape Variety: Bordeaux blend
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Chateau La Fleur Jonquet
Alcohol: 13% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium to medium+ garnet in colour with a medium+ intense nose.
Juicy and smooth, drink on its own or pair it with food. Best Buy especially at the clearance price.
Positives: This wine features well-integrated oak, smoked meat, blackberry, mulberry, dark cherry, blueberry, oregano, turmeric, leather and graphite. Medium to medium+ body and tannin’s with good acidity and a long length.
Drink now or over the next 2 years on its own or pair it with rib eye steak.
Tasted: 3 Aug 2013
Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10 (Clearance price: 9.5/10) Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4