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Thirty Bench Winemaker's Blend Double Noir 2015 Wine Review

Thirty Bench Winemaker's Blend Double Noir 2015

Thirty Bench Winemaker's Blend Double Noir 2015

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

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2017-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Thirty Bench

Agent: Andrew Peller Limited

Natalie's Score: 88/100

This is a vibrant blend of 60% Gamay Noir and 40% Pinot Noir grapes to create a medium-bodied, supple, smooth Niagara red wine. Notes of sour cherry and cranberry. This wine is aged in French oak barrels for 10 months. Ripe tannins and lots of acidity for tomato sauce dishes.

Food pairings: vegetarian lasagne, roasted garlic and lemon chicken, pork sausage cassoulet.

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This Thirty Bench Winemaker's Blend Double Noir 2015 was reviewed on September 16, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

60/40 Gamay Noir and Pinot Noir in this red blend from the Niagara Bench. These two cool climate performers have been beautifully crafted for easy drinking and pairing. Ripe Spring berries, floral and sweet cigar box on the nose. This light-bodied red has some smoothing tannins and cleansing acidity. Candied cherry, underbrush, warm spices and herbs de Provence round out the flavours. Lingering berry notes on the finish. Very pretty wine and terrific value. Easter Dinner wine.
Tasted: April 2017
From Ontario's Niagara Peninsula, Thirty Bench, Winemaker's Blend Double Noir is a zesty wine blend of 60% Gamay Noir and 40% Pinot Noir grapes. This wine is aged in French oak barrels for 10 months and the wine is a perfect pairing for tomato sauce dishes or aged hard cheeses. - Community Wine Reviews

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