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Mission Hill Reserve Merlot 2016 Wine Review

Mission Hill Reserve Merlot 2016

Mission Hill Reserve Merlot 2016

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2019-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Mission Hill

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A cedary, savoury, juicy BC red wine made from the classic Merlot grape. Aromas of blackberries, dark plums, spice and smoke. Pair with grilled meats.

Merlot food pairings: pulled pork, shepherd’s pie, gourmet burgers.

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This Mission Hill Reserve Merlot 2016 was reviewed on August 2, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Lovely! Aromas of red berry, plum, cedar and smoke. Smooth and full bodied, with more peppery spice on the finish. Enjoy this with a nice prime rib roast.
L.J. Palmer rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Deep purple , full bodied, dry, balanced wine! Pronounced aroma of juicy black fruit; black plum and blackberry; plus some vanilla, spicy peppery and a herbal note. Juicy black fruit with spice and vanilla repeated on the palate. Very nice paired with beef stew with strong peppery note. This would also be a very pleasant solo sipper. Nice long finish of juicy black fruit!
Produced by Mission Hill Winery in the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Mission Hill Reserve 2016 is a savoury 100% Merlot rich on the nose with smoky blackberry, dark plum, cedar spice and toasty oak flavours on the palate. Nice now and for the next five years. Pair with a crown roast of pork. - Community Wine Reviews

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