Tawse Meritage 2009, VQA Niagara Peninsula

Meritage Meritage
Ontario, Canada

$59.95 (Winery)

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a nicely even, balanced and savoury Bordeaux blend just entering prime, but it really lacks the depth,...

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Neil Phillips
Neil Phillips

Nose of cassis, herbs, hint of capsicum, cedar box, tobacco.

Medium+ length, fruit is slightly tight and held nicely with medium+ acid and medium tannins. Tart on the finish, with a hint of tomato.

Could age a further five years with ease.

A fine example of what Ontario is capable of today in Bordeaux blends, from a superb estate. Alas - should it cost so much?

Tasted October 2014

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