Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Meritage 2012 Wine Review
Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Meritage 2012
Okanagan Valley, Similkameen Valley, British Columbia BC VQA, Canada
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Bottle size: 750 ml
Natalie's Score: 90/100
A full-bodied BC red wine blend of 74% Cabernet Sauvignon and 26% Cabernet Franc grapes. The wine was aged for 30 months in French oak barrels. Classic aromas of black currant and tart blackberry and toasty oak. Pair with rare meats.
Meritage food pairings: Port Wine Braised Beef Short Ribs, Grilled Rib Eye with Potato Gratin.
This Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Meritage 2012 was reviewed on December 7, 2017 by Natalie MacLean
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|Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:|
Deeply concentrated and inky. Balanced. Integrating nicely. Medium plus tannins, acidity, fruit. Dry. Graphite minerality, plum, red and black berry, Black sage, underbrush. Pairs well with rare steak or charcuterie. Tasted 2012 vintage in Nov 2017. Aged 30 months in French oak. 74% Cab Sauv, 26% Cab Franc. 91 points. #BespokeTastings
|Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:|
Black fruit, oak, coffee and dill notes lead into a full bodied wine with soft tannins. Pair with grilled meats. Tasted November 2017.
This Meritage marries 74% Cabernet Sauvignon and 26% Cabernet Franc that displays a complex bouquet with aromas of ripe dark cherry, plum, as well as oak characteristics and smooth tannins.
Blend: 74% Cabernet Sauvignon and 26% Cabernet Franc
Aging: Aged for 30 months in French Oak barrels
Viticulture: 100% winery-owned fruit from our vineyards in the Okanagan Valley and Similkameen Valley.
Acid: 6.52 g/L
Sugar: 2.99 g/L
Harvest Date: Oct/Nov 2012
Production: 798 Cases
Bottle volume: 750 ml
Source: Winery (Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery)
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