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Black Sage Vineyard Merlot 2012 Wine Review

Black Sage Vineyard Merlot 2012

Black Sage Vineyard Merlot 2012

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia Bc V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $22.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Black Sage Vineyard

Agent: Arterra Wines Canada Inc.

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  • 1,641 bottles
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Reviews and Ratings

Trevor Sabourin - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A ripe, fruit-forward merlot that shows some nice restraint and structure. Bouquet of jammy black fruit, roasted bell peppers, mocha, vanilla, sweet baking spices, smoke, and pencil shavings. Lots of dark cherry upfront on the palate, then more roasted bell pepper, mocha, and warming baking spice. Round and juicy. Medium-full bodied. Medium acidity and medium-high, slightly gritty tannins. This wine would probably be better integrated in a year or so.
Donna Harding reviewed this wine as follows:

Ripe black fruit. Some spice. Long finish.
This smooth BC red wine is made from Merlot grapes grown vineyards planted along the Black Sage Road, now an official sub-region. - Community Wine Reviews

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