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Checkmate Artisanal Winery Silent Bishop Merlot 2013 Wine Review

Checkmate Artisanal Winery Silent Bishop Merlot 2013

Checkmate Artisanal Winery Silent Bishop Merlot 2013

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia BCVQA, Canada

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $85.00

Drink: 2018-2013

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Checkmate Artisanal Winery

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 95/100

A stunningly lush and layered BC Merlot, with only 12 barrels produced. Aromas of ripe black plum, black cherry, graphite and spice. Full-bodied and supple. Pair with pork tenderloin.

This Checkmate Artisanal Winery Silent Bishop Merlot 2013 was reviewed on July 4, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

  • BCLDB
  • 387530
  • $51.03 
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Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

Full flavoured and lush. Lots of dark plum, smoke, warm spice and pencil shavings. Full bodied, smooth and velvety, with smooth tannin. Lots of ripe fruit and smoke on the finish. Just the right amount of acidity, tannin, and fruit - everything is in balance. This wine is bold and plush all at the same time! Beauty! Enjoy with lamb.

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