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PINOT NOIR 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer BURROWING OWL
Very deep intense purple colour. Fairly intense, very slightly spicy, expansive, intense, ripe black cherry nose with some cedary notes. Dry, medium bodied, dense, well structured, tangy, slightly spicy, intense, very ripe, plummy, intense, warm black cherry flavours with a faintly smoky, cedar-tinged, high acid finish. Ready-to-drink. Has 14% alcohol and 3 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. The 2015 (***) with 90-points was released on September 2, 2017 at $41.95. TONY ASPLER / 90-points / TRY - Foral, blackberry nose with vanilla oak notes; medium-bodied, dry, lively raspberry and red plum flavours with well-integrated oak. CSPC 556613
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Wys Win
Country Canada
Region British Columbia
Rating ***(91 points)
Solid, Bright, Ripe, Black Cherry
LCBO Note Status
Burrowing Owl, wisely, has been a leader in solar energy in BC's wine scene for the past 12 years. Their Pinot is a popular choice among Vintages customers, who appreciate its forward cherry and berry fruit, approachable texture and impressive balance. Savour this wine with grilled turkey or duck in a reduction of blackberry, red wine and herbs. Price $ 39.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - September 1, 2018
Cases bought 131 (12 bottles per case)

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