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Mission Hill Family Estate Oculus 2009 Wine Review

Mission Hill Family Estate Oculus 2009

Mission Hill Family Estate Oculus 2009

V.Q.A, Okanagan Valley, BC, Canada

Community Score: 4.8/5

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Price: $80.00

Drink: 2012-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Mission Hill Family Estate

Agent: Mark Anthony Brands

Product: 776545981332

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Natalie's Score: 96/100

Spectacular! One of the best vintages of this flagship wine I've tasted. Mastery in both the vineyard and winery shows here with rich and complex layers of dark fruit, dried herbs and cigar box. This is a cellar keeper ... if you can resist opening it.

This was reviewed October 31, 2012 by

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The 2009 Oculus has a medium ruby red colour and ripe, intense fruit on the nose, with notes of plum and dark berries. The smooth, toasted character of cocoa beans and chocolate is given by the subtle use of French oak that accompanies this wine’s aroma while respecting the fruit and delivering complexity and warmth. The early palate is smooth but grows in volume and textural richness, while the wine finishes with a wonderful balance of structure, freshness and elegance

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