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Calamus Estate Winery Ball's Falls Red 2017 Wine Review

Calamus Estate Winery Ball's Falls Red 2017

Calamus Estate Winery Ball's Falls Red 2017

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

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2020-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Calamus Estate Winery

Agent: Calamus Estate Winery

More Vintages: 2016 

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Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

A portion of the profits for this wine goes towards the Ball's Falls Foundation. Made from 85% Cabernet Franc and 15% Cabernet Sauvignon, this medium-bodied easy to drink Red had aromas of dark berries, dried eucalyptus, autumn leaves, and hints of dark molasses. It is yummy on the palate, with notes of tart plum and hints of smoke. Excellent price point.

Pair with braised beef or with roasted Portobello mushrooms.

Tasted at the Taste Ontario event in Ottawa March 2020
Paula Bernardino rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

I discovered this vineyard at the Taste Ontario event in Ottawa April 3, 2019. The name, Ball’s Falls Red, is what first attracted me to try this wine and I really enjoyed it. 85% Cab Franc and 15% Cab Sauvignon, this is a pleasant red I would pair with white meat or strong cheeses.

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