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Southbrook Vineyards Triomphe Cabernet Franc 2011 Wine Review

Southbrook Vineyards Triomphe Cabernet Franc 2011

Southbrook Vineyards Triomphe Cabernet Franc 2011

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

Community Score: 4.6/5

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2013-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.3%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Southbrook Vineyards

Agent: Trialto Wine Group Ltd.

Product: 275958

Natalie's Score: 91/100

Savoury, mouth-watering and delicious! Tart black smoky fruit and layers of sensuous pleasure. One of our best producers in Ontario. This organic wine has just 6 mg/l of free sulphur.

Cabernet Franc food pairings: pasta bolognese, meat stews, grilled steaks.

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Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

A hint of the signature Cab franc aroma over smoky, spicy, plums. It's mouth watering with lots of black pepper in the taste, as well as fine tannins. Pairs very well with barbecued pork chops. An excellent Ontario Cabernet Franc in general, and an exceptional value.
Inviting aromas of black cherry and blackberry embroidered with wisps of licorice, cola and smoke set the stage for a ripe, round wine simply bursting with dark fruit. Youthful tannins provide good traction. This is a very nicely made Cab Franc to tuck away in the cellar and drink over the next 5 years, or decant and enjoy tonight. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Feb. 2013
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