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Quails' Gate Estate Winery Merlot 2015 Wine Review

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Merlot 2015

Quails' Gate Estate Winery Merlot 2015

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

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $30.00

Drink: 2017-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Quails' Gate Estate Winery

Agent: Hobbs & Co.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

A terrific BC Merlot year after year featuring fleshy rip black plum aromas. Quail's Gate is what I'd call a merlot specialist, having elevated the whole varietal for the country. Love the cedar brush finish that leaves a wispy trail right back to the bottle. Superb craftsmanship. Pair with Angus steak, cheddar cheese, beef quesadillas.

Merlot food pairings: roast pork, pulled pork sandwiches, veal scaloppini.

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This Quails' Gate Estate Winery Merlot 2015 was reviewed on October 30, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

  • BCLDB
  • 639633
  • $19.89 
  • 572 bottles
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Reviews and Ratings

Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Gorgeous Okanagan Merlot! Thoroughly enjoyed tasting this beauty. Big fruit, grippy medium plus tannins, mouthwatering acidity. Cocoa nibs, tangy blackcurrant, ripe red berry, gentle minerality and a hint of anise. Paired well with meat-za Pizza. Tasted 2015 vintage in Oct 2017. 92 points. BespokeTastings

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