Grape Variety: Syrah
Category: Red wine
Location Bought: Magnotta
Region: Niagara Peninsula, Ontario
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Magnotta Winery
Alcohol: 13.7% Alcohol/Vol.
A solid well balanced Canadian Rhône style wine
Description: Deep bright ruby in colour with an intense nose. This wine features cedar, violets, black & white peppers, plums, loganberry, arugula, ash and sage. Full body with soft tannins, good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: Naming the wine Shiraz instead of Syrah
Drink now or in the next 3 years on its own or and pair it with peppercorn steak.
Tasted: 26 July 2014
Score: 9+/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 18+/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4+