Welcome Back!Sign in here:

Not Registered?Become one of our thirsty clan 262,343 strong:

Register Today!

Want the secret to buying great wine?

289,017Wine Reviews
262,343Members
30Seconds to join
Ad

Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Summit Winemaker's Reserve 2013 Wine Review

Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Summit Winemaker's Reserve 2013

Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Summit Winemaker's Reserve 2013

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia BC VQA, Canada

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 4

  Add My Review


Price: $50.00

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery

Agent: Mt. Boucherie Winery

Natalie's Score:

Access Natalie's Tasting Notes, Ratings and Food Pairings

Purchase a subscriptionUnlock Natalie's wine review, notes scores and pairings for this wine by upgrading your membership to become a Paid Member. Start drinking better wine tonight!
 

This Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Summit Winemaker's Reserve 2013 was reviewed on December 7, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

  Add New Vintage

Pricing & Stock Information

Reviews and Ratings

Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Gorgeous Okanagan blend. Loved the aromatics, heavenly red berry and blackberry, fragrant violet floral petals, densely concentrated plums, anise and black sage. Integrating well. Balanced and has potential to age well until 2030. Pairs well with bbq filet mignon. Tasted 2013 vintage of winemakers reserve in Nov 2017. Decanted 2h. 93 points. #BespokeTastings
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Wonderful aromas and flavors of blueberry, vanilla and plum. Full bodied with soft tannins and a long fruit forward finish. Pair with a rare steak. Tasted November 2017.
Unveiled to guests at the 2017 Canadian Culinary Championships (CCC) in February 2017, the 2013 Summit gained 93 points from John Schreiner, 92 points from WineAlign and a four-1/2 star review from Okanagan Life Magazine. The 42-barrel limited vintage.
Our winemaker’s carefully crafted blend from our finest grapes is his
commitment to achieve the highest level of wine excellence attainable.
Aromas of red berries, cherry with a hint of vanilla and cocoa. On the
palate, this full-bodied red o ers so tannins with a smooth finish.
Blend: 35% Cabernet Franc, 35% Merlot,
22% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Malbec
Aging: Aged 22 months in 100% French oak
Viticulture: 100% winery-owned fruit from our vineyards
in the Okanagan Valley and Similkameen Valley.
Alcohol: 14.8%
pH: 3.75
Acid: 6.15 g/L
Sugar: 4.41 g/L
Harvest Date: October 2013
Production: 1022 Cases
Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec aged 22 months in 100% French oak.

Source: Winery (Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery)

If you liked the Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Summit Winemaker's Reserve 2013, you might also like these wines:

Ad

FEEL LOST IN THE

LCBO?

Know the wines you want before you even get to the store with my wine reviews. Join now. It's free.

Wine of the Week

As featured on  

CTV Wine of the Week!

Gran Passione Red Wine
2016,
Veneto I.G.T. ...

Natalie MacLean

Canada's Most Quoted Wine Writer

Natalie MacLean is editor of Canada's largest wine review web site, publishing hundreds of wine reviews every week for more than 262,343 members.

She was named the World's Best Drinks Writer at the World Food Media Awards in Australia.

Natalie has published two books with Random House, the second was named one of Amazon's Best Books of the Year. Get access to all of her reviews today by becoming a member of her site.

Red, White & Drunk All Over

  Best Books of the Year

Red, White & Drunk all over by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean writes about wine with a sensuous obsession... and often laugh-out-loud funny... Terrific.

Rex Pickett, Sideways

Ms. MacLean is the disarming Everywoman. She loves wine, loves drinking ... ultimately, it's a winning formula.

Eric Asimov, The New York Times

GOT A SMARTPHONE?

Access my reviews on mobile with the bar code scanner.

GET NAT'S APP

Unquenchable: A Tipsy Search

  Best Books of the Year

Unquenchable by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean is a new force in the wine writing world ‐ a fiesty North American answer to Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson. She can write beautifully about wine.

The Financial Times of London

There are very few people in the wine world who "get it" and Natalie is one of those who brings more fun to a buttoned-up and stodgy game.

Gary Vaynerchuck, Wine Library TV

Starting a Wine Cellar?

Expert advice for all budgets

Insider tips on starting a wine cellar
From wine racks to underground caves, insider tips on size and space, number of bottles, ideal conditions and reputable resources.   learn more  
Winner World's Best Drink Writer
Four-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award