Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot & Syrah
Category: Red wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Region: North Dalmatia’s Coast
Format: 750 mL
Alcohol: 13% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep ruby in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.
Three reasons to buy this wine: 1. Taste’s good, 2. Dalmatia is an ancient wine growing area that is coming back to form after the Soviet Union reign & 3. It’s only $15.95, can’t loose
Positives: This wine features a beautiful nose and an old world rustic taste. It shows cedar, blackberry, blueberry, oyster mushrooms, leather, graphite, sage, thyme, dark cherry & plum. Medium+ body and tannins with good acidity & a long length.
Drink now or in the next 3 years on its own or pair it with rib-eye steak.
Tasted: 12 April 2014
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9.5/10, Total: 18.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4