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Henry Of Pelham Speck Family Reserve Baco Noir Wine Review

Henry Of Pelham Speck Family Reserve Baco Noir

Henry Of Pelham Speck Family Reserve Baco Noir

Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2019-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Henry Of Pelham

Agent: Henry Of Pelham Family Est. Winery

More Vintages: 2016  2015  2014  2015  2013 

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A full-bodied, rich Niagara Baco with aromas of black fruit, toasty oak and smoke. Perfect for grilled meats. MINE: A full-bodied, rich Niagara Baco from a warm vintage XXXX with a concentrated nose of plums, blackberries, grilled bacon, smoky savoury herbs and spicy. Pair with grilled pork chops. OTHER: Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review: For Baco Noir, this Reserve is a prime example of where it’s at in Ontario. Tangy blueberry, pomegranate, leather, racy and concentrated. Balanced. Pairs well with gourmet bison burgers, turkey dinner, braised red meats, boar sausage. Tasted 2016 vintage in Nov 2017. 92 points. BespokeTastings. OTHER: Luc Delorme rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review: The Speck Family Reserve Back from Henry of Pelham is consistently at the top of the Baco list year after year. The 2016 is no exception. Deep, rich, ripe dark fruit greet the nose and continue on smoothly on the palate. Expertly balanced with just the right amount of acidity and tannins, this will please Baco fans for sure. OTHER: Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review: Smoky and robust!! Aromas of rich plum, blackberry, leather, cedar, and campfire smoke. Full bodied and smooth on the palate, lots of ripe, dark fruit, and those nice leather and smoky notes on the finish. Smooth tannins and medium acidity. Enjoy with grilled pork or BBQ ribs. OTHER: Sharon Aubie rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review: Tasted this side by side with the 2017 Henry of Pelham Baco Noir. Delicious vanilla and cedar aromas on the nose. Full-bodied with flavours of sour cherry, pomegranate and chocolate on the palette. Well balanced tannins and acidity. You won't be disappointed if you pair this wine with steak. Tasted July 17, 2018. OTHER: Colin McKone - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review: Purple in colour with aromas of plum, blackberry, leather and smoke. It is full bodied with low tannins, well balanced acidity and nice ripe black fruit flavours. This will pair well with grilled red meats and strong cheeses. The Speck Family Reserve is the top tier for Henry of Pelham, who already specialize in Baco Noir and this is a bargain price for the quality of wine. Tasted on July 15, 2018. OTHER: Simon Chen rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review: Henry of Pelham has been consistently making great baco noir, and this Speck Family Reserve is their top production. It is full with plum, black fruits, rich, warm texture, and finish with gentle acid and low tannin. A great wine to pair with autumn dishes. OTHER: Baco Noir is grown virtually exclusively in Canada and Henry of Pelham is home to some of the very best expressions. Concentrated and generously flavoured, with dancing raspberry and blackberry supported by herbs, smoke, earth, beet, and oak spice. This wants big meaty meals; think barbecued flank steak, bison burgers or lamb kebabs (Vintages Panel, updated). - Community Wine Reviews

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