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Château des Charmes Old Vines Estate Bottled Pinot Noir 2010 Wine Review

Château des Charmes Old Vines Estate Bottled Pinot Noir 2010

Château des Charmes Old Vines Estate Bottled Pinot Noir 2010

V.Q.A., Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 4.4/5

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Price: $18.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Château des Charmes

Agent: Chateau Des Charmes

Product: 256834

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rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

The 2010 Château Des Charmes Estate Bottled Old Vines Pinot Noir, sourced exclusively from the most mature vineyards, has classical aromas of rosehip, dried pomegranate, subtle fennel and wood on the nose and dried pomegranate on the palate. It is a light bodied, extra-dry, fruity to integrated wine; with crisp/forward acidity, subtle tannins (decant for 15-30 min) and a medium finish. This is a food friendly wine; drink 2014-2017+ (>4 cm cork enclosure). My impression: NICE, 88 pts – well priced entry level Pinot – recommended for its value. Tasted in Jul/14.

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