Grape: 53% Merlot, 24% Cabernet Sauvignon, 23% Cabernet Franc
Category: Red Wine
Region: Creek Shores, Niagara Region, Ontario
Format: 750 mL
Producer: 13th Street Winery
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
A quality, complex & expressive Canadian Meritage that’s rare to see considering it’s less than 3 yrs old and under $35
Positives: Full body wine with dry tannin features dark cherry, plum, blackberry, black currants, turmeric, pencil shavings, leather, rosemary, sage, anise, tobacco leaves, arugula, cinnamon and cloves.
Ageability: Drink now or over the next 5-7 of years on its own or pair it with medium rare rib-eye steak.
My Opinion: Highly Recommended
Tasted: January 18, 2019