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Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery King's Ransom Meritage 2014 Wine Review

Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery King's Ransom Meritage 2014

Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery King's Ransom Meritage 2014

Okanagan Falls, British Columbia BC VQA, Canada

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $65.00

Drink: 2020-2027

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 15%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery

Natalie's Score: 95/100

A spectacular BC Meritage! This red wine is a blend of 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc and 5% Malbec for the 2014 vintage. The wine was aged 16 months in French and American oak barrels. Aromas of wild cassis, cigar box, graphite, tart blackberry and anise. Cellar this a few more years at least. Decant 2 hours and enjoy with rare meats.

This Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery King's Ransom Meritage 2014 was reviewed on July 4, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

The King's Ransom series of wines from Noble Ridge are only made in exceptional years. This 2014 Meritage blends 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc and 5% Malbec. This wine spent 15 months in French and American oak, and then a further 14 months aging in bottle (and could be left for a while longer!) Lots of earthy and smoky notes, along with cassis, mint, tobacco, and mocha. Full bodied, firm but structured tannins, nice fruit on the palate, mingling with spicy tobacco notes, and a lengthy finish. Enjoy this for years to come with grilled meat, hard cheeses, or just savour on its own. Very special!

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