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93 • Magnotta 2007 Limited Edition, Cabernet Sauvignon, Niagara Peninsula $19.95. Best Buy.
Bright aromas of olive, roasted pepper, dried cherries and currants and leather with a supple dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tart, earth finish. Lovely flavors and sense of place. (tasted on Jun-04-2012)
88 • Magnotta 2008 Special Reserve, Cabernet Sauvignon, Niagara Peninsula $14.95. Best Buy.
Aromas of toasted rye bread, baked cherries, roasted peppers and faint meat with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, currant, apple, and earth nuanced finish with chewy tannins. A nice steak wine. (tasted on Jun-04-2012)
87 • Summerhill Pyramid 2008 Estate, Cabernet Sauvignon, Okanagan Valley $27. Cellar Selection.
Aromas of dried blueberries, spiced currants, flowers and peach pie with a round, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, green apple skin, cedar, and earth finish with firm, papery tannins. Give this a little time. (tasted on Jun-04-2012)
86 • G. Marquis 2009 "The Red Line", Cabernet Sauvignon, Niagara Peninsula $12.95. Best Buy.|Find-a-Wine|
Aromas of lavender, spicy cherry-blueberry pie, and pepper with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a crisp, roasted apple and earth accented finish. (tasted on Jun-04-2012)