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Upper Bench Estate Winery Estate Grown Merlot 2015 Wine Review

Upper Bench Estate Winery Estate Grown Merlot 2015

Upper Bench Estate Winery Estate Grown Merlot 2015

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia BC V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $28.00

Drink: 2020-2026

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.6%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Upper Bench Estate Winery

Agent: Barrel Select Inc.

Pricing & Stock Information

  • BCLDB
  • 673004
  • $28.00 
  • Check Stock

Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

I've had a few years of this wine, and it's always a complete pleasure! This vintage is showing aromas of dark cherry and blueberry, with hints of mocha, cigar box and a bit of warm spice. Full bodied, smooth on the palate, with medium+ acidity, and some supple tannins that add a lot of structure but are really well balanced. The cherry notes on the palate are ripe and fresh, and there is a lovely, smooth finish with hints of mocha and smoke. Enjoy with braised beef short ribs.

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