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Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery Select Series Merlot 2013 Wine Review

Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery Select Series Merlot 2013

Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery Select Series Merlot 2013

Niagara Escarpment, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2014-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.9%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery

Agent: Rosewood Estates Winery

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Full-bodied Niagara Merlot that's savoury and juicy and loaded with delectable fleshy black plum flavours. Pair with grilled pork chops.

This Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery Select Series Merlot 2013 was reviewed on January 27, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Matt Steeves - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Rosewood's super popular Merlot is back after a tough winter a few years ago that damaged some of their vines. Well that much loved Merlot is making a return and the 2013 vintage is beautiful! Remarkably ripe, with smoky dark fruit, sweet baking spice, cedar and herbs on the nose and palate. A very interesting and easy-going wine that's sure to be enjoyed by anyone that takes a sip. Enjoy with marinated hanger steak and firm cheeses. An Ontario super star at a bargain price! Enjoy 2017-2020. Tasted January 2017. 91 points. Matt Steeves - www.mattswinepicks.com
Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Rosewood makes one of my favourite Merlots. It's aromatic, balanced and elegant, with a very fragrant nose and flavourful palate showing tart cherry, plum, milk chocolate, spice and a touch of cola. Mouth-watering with a spicy fruit finish. Enjoy with double-smoked bacon on spaghetti squash.
Tasted March 2017 at Taste Ontario!
Malcolm Lamont - WSET Adv, CSW rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Medium Ruby. Yum! An interesting attractive mix of cherry, wet leaf, tobacco, clove, dill, coconut, and leather on the nose.

This is excellent, with a nice structured coconut finish.

Tasted Jan 2017

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