Featherstone Onyx 2010, VQA Niagara Peninsula

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Red Blend Red Blend
Ontario, Canada

$24.25 (372433)

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89 pts
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August 22, 2015

Critic Reviews (4)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

The 2010 Onyx (blend of cabernet franc and merlot) is maturing very gracefully. Rich and intense with a velvety...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Strikes as Cabernet Franc dominant and quite savoury so, slightly cured and richly layered. Merlot appeals and...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Cabernet franc-merlot. Ripe, slightly bruised banana/oxidative/baked type aromatics dominate, while the palate is...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is cabernet franc-merlot blend is from the riper, if not always balanced, 2010 vintage. Lots of aromatic...

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Community Reviews (1)

Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

The 20 best barrels blended with 60% Cabernet Franc and 40% Merlot aged in French oak make up this wine. Lush red fruits and kirsch aromas. Medium-bodied and very smooth with red fruits on the palate. Finely-grained tannins and a long finish. A delight! Tasted Sept/2012.

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