Weekly Wine Video

Video Review : Rockway Vineyards 2018 Cabernet Franc

02 Nov 2022

Michael Pinkus Wine Review presents,

 

An Ontario Wine Video Review
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Today's wine:

Rockway Vineyards
2018 Cabernet Franc

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The Written Review ...

Rockway Vineyards 2018 Cabernet Franc
I would not put 2018 into the pantheon of great Ontario vintages - but it proved to be adequate, and when it comes to Cabernet Franc sometimes that's all you need; which is why it has become a staple-grape in Ontario. This wine proves to be soft across the palate with nice black raspberry, blackberry, subtle tobacco, and herbal character, bordering on wet tobacco leaf - a hint of tannin bite and a little smokiness joins the fray for good measure. There's also a nice intensity on the finish.  ( ****+ )

 

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