Grape Variety: Baco Noir
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Henry of Pelham
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium+ ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose.
Consistently, Canada’s best Baco Noir is Henry of Pelham’s reserve
Positives: Deep ruby in colour with medium+ intensity on the nose. This complex wine features cedar, smoky embers, peppercorns, Gaeta olives, bacon, prunes, dark cherry, strawberry, raspberry, black currants, blueberry, chocolate, Portobello mushrooms & leather. Full body with medium tannins, good acidity and a long length.
Interesting Point: I recommend using a Pinot glass and lightly chill it.
Drink now or over the next 5 years on its own or pair it with Elk steak with mushrooms and roasted peppers.
Tasted: 13 Jan 2015
Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 19/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4+