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Vintage Ink Wines Merlot Cabernet 2009 Wine Review

Vintage Ink Wines Merlot Cabernet 2009

Vintage Ink Wines Merlot Cabernet 2009

VQA Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2011-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.4%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Vintage Ink Wines

Agent: Constellation Brands Inc.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Remarkably great wine for the price! The toasty oak recedes as the dark red and black fruit aromas come forward: gorgeous layers of black cherry and black raspberry. Terrific acidity for food. Full-bodied and supple.

Merlot Cabernet food pairings: rich and full flavours, savoury steaks and roast beef, slow cooked beefor or pork, wild game with rich berry sauces, spice encrusted lamb, hearty aged cheeses.

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This Vintage Ink Wines Merlot Cabernet 2009 was reviewed on March 31, 2012 by

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  • LCBO
  • 250209
  • $17.95
  • 2834 bottles
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This wine is a blend of grapes from 5 of Niagaras best vineyards using small lots of Merlot (75% from Heron Pond Bench, Watson and Montague Vineyards); Cabernet Franc (20%D'Antini and Heron Pond Bench Vineyards)and Cabernet Sauvignon (5% Wiley Vineyard). Each lot was fermented and aged separately for an average of 14 months with unique varietal proportions.



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