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Bootleg 2015 Wine Review

Bootleg 2015

Bootleg 2015

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $49.95

Drink: 2019-2026

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 15%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Bootleg

Agent: Breakthru Beverage Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Produced by winemaker, Kristy Melton, Bootleg 2015 is a dark and rich red wine blend of 53% Merlot, 21% Petite Sirah, 20% Syrah, 4% Cabernet Sauvignon, 1% each of Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot with the wine aged nine months in French and American oak barrels - 27% /2% new barrels. All grapes are sourced from Howell Mountain, Yountville, Oakville and Atlas Peak with the balance in Mendocino County and Alexander Valley. Lush flavours liquid dark cherry, dark chocolate and savoury spice flavours. Pour with a grilled skirt steak.

Food pairings: gourmet burgers, venison stew, barbequed short ribs.

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This Bootleg 2015 was reviewed on March 15, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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From the Napa Valley, California, Bootleg 2015, is produced by winemaker, Kristy Melton, this well-built, robust red wine blend of 53% Merlot, 21% Petite Sirah, 20% Syrah, 4% Cabernet Sauvignon, 1% each of Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Wine grapes are sourced from Howell Mountain, Yountville, Oakville and Atlas Peak with the balance in Mendocino County and Alexander Valley. This wine was aged over 19 months in 85% French oak - 27% new and 15% American oak - 2% new barrels. Warming at 15% abv. Deep purple in the glass with a rich nose of blackberry, dark plums, baking spice and espresso coffee. It is dry, with plum and blueberry compote flavours, soft vanilla, baking spice and oak spice. Pair with a prime rib roast. - Community Wine Reviews

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