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Mission Hill Family Estate Reserve Pinot Noir 2012 Wine Review

Mission Hill Family Estate Reserve Pinot Noir 2012

Mission Hill Family Estate Reserve Pinot Noir 2012

VQA Okanagan Valley, BC, Canada

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2013-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Mission Hill

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 88/100

An acidic Pinot Noir with tart red berry notes and some toast. This medium-bodied red wine cries out for food like roast chicken or turkey.

This Mission Hill Family Estate Reserve Pinot Noir 2012 was reviewed on August 3, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Courtney Flood rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Tart cherry, raspberry and vanilla with beautiful floral overtones of lavender and lilac. Cherry and blackberry on the palate with a mouthwatering acidity. Would be lovely with a French onion soup.
Brent Gushowaty rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Ruby, pale depth.

Sugary plum, dark red fruit, pomegranate, some floral which later increased.

Simple, balanced, fairly long, intensity medium plus, a little herbal. Not complex but long with dark red fruit notes.

Value Rating: 86

Other Information:
NWAC14 Bronze Medal Winner, Silver at the International Wine & Spirit Competition and Bronze at the International Wine Challenge.

Date Tasted: October 7, 2014

Panel Tasting #19
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

A rich and seductive Pinot Noir with enticing aromas of raspberry, black cherry, and Asian spices. The suave palate is bursting with wild berry fruit and is enhanced by further notes of cola, mineral, and a subtle hint of French oak.

Source: NB Liquor Stores
Elegant and graceful, with pure, ripe red berry, spice, anise and mineral that gain depth and length, ending with complex flavours of raspberry, black cherry, and Asian spices. The supple palate bursts with wild berry fruit and is further enhanced by a subtle hint of French oak.

Source: Agent (Mark Anthony Brands)

1 Member would buy this wine again

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