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Malivoire Wine Company Albert's Honour Old Vines Foch 2015 Wine Review

Malivoire Wine Company Albert's Honour Old Vines Foch 2015

Malivoire Wine Company Albert's Honour Old Vines Foch 2015

Niagara, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2013-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Malivoire

Agent: Noble Estates Wines & Spirits Inc.

More Vintages: 2011  2010  2009  2008  2013 

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Lise Charest Gagne rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Concentrated deep rich purple Marechal Foch goodness. If you haven't tried this variety you really should. Foch is a French hybrid grape and this is a great example of full body without high alcohol burn. On the nose, rich slightly sweet red fruit, earth, minerals and some sort of rustic cabin smell (in a good way). This beauty was crafted by SS fermentation, then 90% American Oak (two fifths were new) and the rest was French oak. Malo fermentation and 18 months in barrels. I taste bright red fruit (field berries and ripe cherries), something rich like dark chocolate. It's not sweet or jammy it's bright yet rich. Finishes long and complex with some interesting herb notes. It's a big wine for rare steak, the acidity will cut nicely through some richer cuts. Love the low alcohol at 12%. Bravo Malivoire and the staff on this one. These are the oldest vines Malivoire has.

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