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Meldville Pinot Noir 2017 Wine Review

Meldville Pinot Noir 2017

Meldville Pinot Noir 2017

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

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $27.00

Drink: 2020-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Meldville

Pricing & Stock Information

  • AGLC
  • 771445

Reviews and Ratings

Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

A medium bodied Pinot Noir with aromas of plum, black cherry, ripe raspberry, violet, baking spices, hints of chocolate, and vanilla bean.

It is silky on the palate with tart plum and sour cherry flavours. Cedar and baking spices seep through.

Tasted March 2020.

Wine-Food Pairing: I bought a couple of bottles for the house. This wine is versatile. I enjoyed a glass with a cheese burger. Try with duck, pork, roasted portobello mushrooms, or bison burger. Also excellent on its own.
Craig Haynes WSET 3, FWS rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

This small batch pinot is complex and contemplative. Warm crushed cherries and raspberries are infused with notes of black tea and earthy cedar. Medium bodied. Gorgeous ruby red. Integrated tannins. Lengthy finish. Meldville wines is a project of respected Ontario wine-maker Derek Barnett. Enjoy. Sampled at Taste Ontario! March 2020.
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Lovely! Beautiful colour on this fragrant Pinot Noir. Aromas of red cherry, cranberry, earth, smoke and leather. Medium bodied, smooth tannins and moderate acidity. Lots of bright fruit flavours on the palate, and a lengthy finish. This wine is versatile and would pair well with pork, salmon, turkey, or mushroom dishes.
Anna rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Great Ontario pinot! Aromas of dried cherry, potting soil, mushroom and cranberry. Crunchy red fruit dominate on the palate of this mouthwatering, intensely drinkable wine. Would be great with pork tenderloin and roasted mushrooms.

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