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Pelee Island Winery Vinedressers Meritage 2016 Wine Review

Pelee Island Winery Vinedressers Meritage 2016

Pelee Island Winery Vinedressers Meritage 2016

South Islands, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2022-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Pelee Island Winery

Agent: Pelee Island Winery

Natalie's Score: 87/100

A rich and robust red wine blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc from southwestern Ontario. Bright, ripe cassis and vanilla aromas on the nose with ripe, juicy blackberry, dark plum and vanilla flavours finishing long and vibrant on the palate.

Meritage food pairings: prime rib, pork tenderloin en croute, roast turkey.

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This Pelee Island Winery Vinedressers Meritage 2016 was reviewed on November 5, 2022 by Natalie MacLean

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Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A classic blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Aromas of red berry, cassis and plum, with hints of vanilla and oak. Full bodied, with some young, rounded tannins, bright acidity, and lots of ripe berry notes. More oak and spice notes on the finish. Enjoy with prime rib.
From South Islands wine region, Pelee Island Vinedressers 2016 Meritage is rich with dark berry and cassis aromas; vibrant and fresh with blackberry, plum, dill, minty vanilla and smoky, toasty oak spice flavours silky on the palate. Excellent with grilled lamb shoulder chops. - Community Wine Reviews

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