Grape: 44% Cabernet Sauvignon, 42% Merlot, 14% Viognier
Category: Red Wine
Region: Niagara Peninsula
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Alvento Winery
Alcohol: 13.2% Alcohol/Vol.
Already an aged wine that is showing beautifully
Positives: Easy to drink with light tannin, and full flavoured. Wine features cherry, plum, blackberry, tamarind, button mushrooms, tomato leaf, pencil shavings, turmeric and leather.
Negatives: Some barnyard notes on the nose
Interesting Point: Garnet in colour that is showing an aged wine older than the 2011 vintage.
Ageability: Drink now or over the next couple of years.
My Opinion: Recommended
Tasted: December 5, 2018