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Thirty Bench Winemaker's Red Blend Meritage 2010 Wine Review

Thirty Bench Winemaker's Red Blend Meritage 2010

Thirty Bench Winemaker's Red Blend Meritage 2010

Niagara Escarpment, Ontario, Canada

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $24.00

Drink: 2012-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.6%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Thirty Bench

Agent: Andrew Peller Limited

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Savoury and bold with a good tannic grip. This wine needs cellar time. Terrific structure and complexity with dark fruit and just the right amount of oak. Long finish.

Blend Meritage food pairings: grilled red meats prepared medium-rare to rare; two to four year old Canadian cheddar and crusty baguette; rich beef stews; leg of lamb..

This Thirty Bench Winemaker's Red Blend Meritage 2010 was reviewed on July 7, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

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LCBO Vintages # 53389
Deep purple-black colour with a rich bouquet of sweet pipe tobacco, vanilla, black currant jam, blueberry and oak.
This medium to full-bodied wine has moderate drying tannins and good structure.
Rich, warm flavours of ripe sweet fruits such as plum, blueberry, blackberry and cherry are laced with baking spices.
The extra-dry finish lingers with notes of black tea, cocoa, plum, blueberry, tart blackberry and white pepper.

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