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Pillitteri Estates Winery Exclamation Reserve Cabernet Franc 2010 Wine Review

Pillitteri Estates Winery Exclamation Reserve Cabernet Franc 2010

Pillitteri Estates Winery Exclamation Reserve Cabernet Franc 2010

Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 4.4/5

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $37.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Pillitteri Estates Winery

Agent: Pillitteri Estates

Product: 362830

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rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

The 2010 Pillitteri Estates Winemakers Selection Exclamation Reserve Cabernet Franc, aged in French Oak barrels for 24 months, has appealing aromas of cranberry, pomegranate, red currant and wood. It is a light to medium bodied, extra-dry, fruity wine; with crisp acidity, tight/drying tannins and a medium finish. This is a food friendly wine; it will benefit from short term cellaring – drink 2015/16 to 2020. My impression: NICE to BEAUTIFUL, 89 pts. Tasted Mar/14 at Cuvée en Route http://grapeselections.com/cuvee-2014/

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The quality designation for this wine is VQA, and this Cabernet Franc is part of the winery's Exclamation program to elevate wines made from this grape. This winery has won more than 700 awards in competition. - Community Wine Reviews
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