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Strewn Winery Canadian Oak Meritage 2016 Wine Review

Strewn Winery Canadian Oak Meritage 2016

Strewn Winery Canadian Oak Meritage 2016

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2018-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.9%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Strewn Winery

Agent: Dionysus Wines & Spirits Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A savoury, juicy, full-bodied Niagara Red wine blend of Cabernet and Merlot grapes aged in Canadian oak barrels. Aromas of dark fruit and toasty oak. Pair with a rare steak.

Meritage food pairings: roasted eggplant, fajitas, seafood risotto, roast pork tenderloin..

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This Strewn Winery Canadian Oak Meritage 2016 was reviewed on October 1, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

This wine is so unbelievably fun. 50% Merlot, 25% Cab Sauv and 25% Cab Franc. Tons of black cherry, plum skin, dried blackberry, poured over cocoa and anise seed. There's a bit of cigar tobacco on the finish. Canadian Oak. Lovely. 91 Points.
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

A lovely and vibrant Bordeaux style wine made from Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. Aromas of dark plum, blackberry, tobacco, mocha and some spicy, smoky oak. Full bodied with bright acidity, lots of ripe berry fruit on the palate and a hint of tobacco smoke on the finish. Enjoy with prime rib or braised beef ribs.
Christian Marcoux rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Strew Winery, located in Niagara on the Lake, offers a well made Meritage style wine. A Meritage is a Bordeaux blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot. Aromas of blackberry, strawberry, violet, tobacco, caramel, cinnamon and oak will emerge from your glass. This 2016 vintage shows a light body with a medium finish, and its youthfulness brings flavors of tart plum, tart dark cherry, black tea, bay leaf and cedar. Enjoy.

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