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Black Prince Winery Merlot 2011 Wine Review

Black Prince Winery Merlot 2011

Black Prince Winery Merlot 2011

Ontario, Canada

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 6

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Price: $17.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Medium Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Black Prince Winery

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Reviews and Ratings

Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

A dark ruby red Merlot, giving aromas of red cherries, vanilla and wet earth.
a great palate of red plums and cherries with vanilla, cloves and oak.
Super with roast wild boar or pork.
Kristin Perrin rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Plum / anise / cassis / violet / sweet black cherry / medium body & acidity / moderate tannins / minerally finish.

Are they serving this wine at Ribfest? They should.
Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Medium bodied, but presenting more like something heavier. Lots of black cherry, leather, eucalyptus and a touch of sweet purple flower. The taste is slightly spicy with a little bit of tannin. Nice with roast or grilled pork.
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Offers floral and earth notes on the nose. The palate gives cherry pie and spice and finishes with a lingering flavor of grape.
Courtney Flood rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

This merlot is slightly un-ripe, with gives way to more earthy flavours. Plum, dried fig, black olive, black pepper, and dried oregano. Full bodied and tannic. Flavour has a little bit of sweetness - grape, plum, vanilla. Would pair well with lamb.
Chris Coughlin - WSET level 3 grad rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

Lots of floral notes up-front giving way to subtle cherry and spice, pair with a smokey bbq pulled-pork sandwhich.

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