39% Cab. Franc
8% Cab. Sauv.
3% Petit Verdot
Have you ever been on a team with someone who makes everyone around them better? In this wine, that someone is Malbec. At 24% of the blend, Malbec brings out the best in the Cabernet Franc (39%), Merlot (26%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (8%) and Petit Verdot (3%) that make up the rest of the Meritage. And by deciding to make our Meritage a full one-fourth Malbec, we’re not just using it as the ultimate team player, but also bringing its own jammy, blueberry notes to the forefront — something that makes this plush red blend really stand out. All our winemaking decisions get the same attention to detail as the Meritage does. And the results show in every bottle. On that, you have our
A Not-So-Little, Little Thing
The Cabernet Franc in this blend is from our Haynes Creek Vineyard in Osoyoos. Planted in 2007/08, its maturity is just beginning to reveal
For product card http://www.cedarcreek.bc.ca/media/1352/2014-meritage.pdf