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Union Forté Generations 2012 Wine Review

Union Forté Generations 2012

Union Forté Generations 2012

Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2016-2020

Bottle size: 500 ml

Alcohol: 18%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine


Winery: Union Forté

Agent: Vonterra

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Taste-wise this is a cross between tawny port and a nutty sherry -- lovely dessert wine! Aromas and flavours of toffee, dry caramel and toasted nuts. Try it with hard cheeses and nuts.

Food pairings: pecan pie, pavlova, bread pudding.

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This Union Forté Generations 2012 was reviewed on November 26, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

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

This fortified wine is made with Merlot, Cabernets, and Shiraz grapes for Niagara Peninsula barrel-aged for six years. It is not your classic red Porto style dessert wine; rather it is a lighter, fragrant style on its own.

Aromas of red fruit jams, pecan pie, and oxidized wine. The mouth feels surprising crisper than expected due to a good acidity, and the Bordeaux blend structure shows through the silky sweet flavours of caramel toffee, roated nuts, and fruit cake. Score 89. (Reviewed Nov. 2016)
Allan Jackson, formerly of Jackson-Triggs, has created a Canadian port-style wine that's a blend of mainly Cabernet and Merlot grapes with a splash of Syrah and aged 6 years in oak barrels. - Community Wine Reviews

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