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92 • Magnotta 2010 Limited Edition, Cabernet Franc, Niagara Peninsula $18.95. Best Buy.
Aromas of roasted coffee, sweet peppers, cherries and nuts with a silky, fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a spicy marinated tomato, pomegranate, and nectarine finish with dusty, earthy tannins. An excellent table with vibrant flavors and a nice Old World sense of place. (tasted on Jun-04-2012)
90 • Magnotta 2011 Special Reserve, Cabernet Franc, Niagara Peninsula $13.95. Best Buy.
Aromas of coffee and root beer candies and dried cherries with a silky, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy spiced apple, blackberry and earth finish. A very Chinon-like cab franc. (tasted on Jun-04-2012)
88 • Summerhill Pyramid 2008 Organic, Cabernet Franc, Okanagan Valley $29. Certified Organic|Find-a-Wine|
Bright honey comb, cherry yogurt, and chocolate graham cracker aromas with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, nut, kiwi and melon accented finish with dusty tannins. A nice dry table wine. (tasted on Jun-04-2012)