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Karlo Estates Winery Van Alstine Red 2010 Wine Review

Karlo Estates Winery Van Alstine Red 2010

Karlo Estates Winery Van Alstine Red 2010

V.Q,A. Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 4.6/5

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Price: $28.80

Drink: Now



 

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Other Wines/Drinks


Winery: Karlo Estates

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rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Absolutely fantastic Port-style fortified red wine from North America's first Vegan Certified winery, Karlo Estates, located in beautiful Prince Edward County, ON. Made from estate grown Frontenac Noir and Marquette, this is a remarkably well balanced dessert wine that has just the right amount of sweetness, tartness, and delicious dried fruit notes that pairs wonderfully with a wide array of treats from dark chocolate squares to elaborate turtle cheese cakes. This wine has won many awards in its short history (4 vintages to-date), and it's no surprise when you taste the refreshing rich fruit they've packed away in this bottle. If you're planning a visit to the County make sure you stop in to visit their beautiful rustic (circa 1845) barn/tasting room and some Van Alstine Red 'Port'.
Tasted September 2013. 93+points. Matt Steeves, Certified Sommelier, @QuercusVino

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