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Black Sage Vineyard MERLOT 2015 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer Sumac Ridge
Extremely deep intense purple colour. Slightly spicy, cedary, intense ripe baked plum-cherry nose. Dry, medium-full bodied, with some spicy, ripe plum flavours with a lingering,cedary harmonious, finish. Has 14.5% alcohol and 10 g/L residual sugar. The 2012 (**/**+) was last released on August 22, 2015 at $22.95. CSPC 593053
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Art Can
Country Canada
Region British Columbia
Rating ***(90 points)
Ripe, Bright, Intense
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: This wine, with a concentrated texture, begins with aromas of black currant and blueberry which are echoed on the palate. This is an accessible Merlot with enough boldness and structure to cellar for several years. Score - 90 (John Schreiner, johnschreiner.blogspot.com, Oct. 14, 2017) Price $ 29.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - October 13, 2018
Cases bought 168 (6 bottles per case)

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