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Nyarai Cellars Cadence Cabernet Shiraz 2012

Nyarai Cellars Cadence Cabernet Shiraz 2012
Nyarai Cellars Cadence Cabernet Shiraz 2012

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

Community Score: 4.5/5
Community Reviews: 1
Price: $21.95
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Alcohol: 13%

Drink: 2013-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Nyarai Cellars

Melanie Aubert rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

The Cadence, a blend of Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah, is a surprisingly dramatic red. The nose shows black cherry, plum, sweet spice (cinnamon in particular), tobacco, red apple, blackberry, cedar and earthiness. The first sip has a great mouthwatering acidity followed a wash of berry flavours and firm tannins. Many of the aromas show up on the palate, which also reveals subtle flavours of old-world earthiness and cool-climate vegetal notes, capped off with spicy black pepper. This wine’s acidity makes it a great food wine—try it with stuffed peppers or a marinara pasta with crumbled sausage. It even works with dark chocolate! This wine will also be beautiful after cellaring for a few years. Just a few bottles left of the 2011 vintage at the LCBO, otherwise the 2012 can be obtained directly from this virtual winery online ($22.95).

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