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J.S HAMILTON RED 2017 VQA South Islands, Lake Erie North Shore
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer PELEE ISLAND
Very deep intense purple colour. Slightly spicy, bright, dried red cherry puree nose with some sandalwood notes. Dry, medium bodied, spicy, tangy, ripe plum-cherry puree flavours with a lingering, high acid, gently cedary finish. This well-priced blend of Syrah, Petit Verdot and Malbec has 13.5% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar. CSPC 581181
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Pel Isl
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Dry, Tangy, Well Structured
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: The folks at Pelee Island Winery have big hopes for their island and the world at large. To save the island's unique red cedar savannah forest from extinction, they bought it. \"If our island community can [become] North America's greenest community it will spur others to take action around the country; an eco-friendly drive that can only benefit everyone.\" An idea to think over while enjoying the juicy, ripe dark fruit and vibrant food-friendly acidity in this big, rich red. (Vintages panel, March 2018) Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - September 15, 2018
Cases bought 56 (12 bottles per case)

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