87Cola, graphite, and cranberry come through on the nose. Black cherry cola leads, followed by plum and graphite. These are brightened with a touch of cranberry on the mid-palate. The deeper flavors flow through to the finish. Drink with black bean burgers. Recommended. 87 Points.

WHO: Vineland Estates Winery
WHAT: Pinot Meunier
WHERE: Canada, VQA Niagara Escarpment
WHEN: 2011
HOW MUCH: $18

 

 

 

 

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