Legends Estates Merlot 2007, Niagara Peninsula
Discontinued at LCBO but available at winerytohome.com.
Aromas of black currant and dark cherries with a hint of violets with a velvet texture with in the mouth. Nice smooth middle, softened by firm tannins and a hint of underwood with a long, dry finish.
Pair this Merlot with leg of lamb with mushroom sauce, roasted garlic chicken and vegetable pizza.