Quatrain 2012

Mission Hill Legacy Collection

Quatrain
2012

$72.00

* Suggested retail price
Product code
13668915
Format
6 x 750ml
Listing type
Private import
Status
Not available
Country
Canada
Regulated designation
Vintners quality alliance (VQA)
Region
British Columbia
Subregion
Okanagan Valley
Appellation
Okanagan
Varietal(s)
Merlot 45 %
Syrah 21 %
Cabernet Franc 18 %
Cabernet Sauvignon 16 %
Color
Red
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
CORK-Natural
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About this winery

The goal at Mission Hill is to ensure that future generations of farmers will continue to produce the Okanagan Valley's finest grapes and visitors will be able to enjoy the area's majestic beauty. Sustainability is critical to that long-term success. As a family-owned winery with strict control over the operations, vineyards, and quality they are able to infuse sustainability into a variety of stages both in the vineyards and at the winery.

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Tasting notes

This vibrant red displays black cherry and licorice notes which are framed by hints of mint chocolate and orange peel. The 2012 Quatrain is a rich and dense red with a long savoury aftertaste that is reminiscent of mincemeat tarts. Balanced with a firm, earthy finish.

Viticultural notes

Hand harvested from Osoyoos (80%) & Oliver (20%) vineyards in September & October 2012 Fermentation & extended maceration in small French Oak Fermenters Aged in French oak barrels for 14 months | 82 barrels produced Bottled on December 03, 2014