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Mission Hill Five Vineyards Pinot Noir 2012 Wine Review

Mission Hill Five Vineyards Pinot Noir 2012

Mission Hill Five Vineyards Pinot Noir 2012

Okanagan Valley, BC VQA, Canada

Community Score: 4.4/5

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Price: $16.45

Product #: 145128

BC Product #: 118844

Drink: 2013-2016



 

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Mission Hill

Agent: Mark Anthony Brands

Natalie's Score: 87/100

Good value for Pinot Noir, which tends to be more expensive. Balanced acidity and wild blackberry flavour in this blend of five vineyards. Finishes with aromas of anise, toasted oak, black cherry and tea in this full-bodied BC red wine.

Pinot Noir food pairings: grilled wild salmon, Portobello mushrooms, roasted duck or pork, olive bread, or toasted walnuts.

This was reviewed August 3, 2014 by

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Pinot Noir is one of the most fickle grapes to grow in the world, and the Okanagan Valley is no exception. That said, over the years, we have developed an affinity for and understanding of this varietal knowing which clone to plant in which section of our estate vineyards. The result is a beautiful and complex wine. Aromas of wild strawberries, anise and black tea abound. On the palate, earthy tones, plums, and toasted almonds come through. There's a vibrant acidity with soft tannins making this medium-bodied wine elegant.

Source: Agent (Mark Anthony Brands)
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