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ESTATE BOTTLED CHARDONNAY 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer BURROWING OWL
Bright very light yellow colour. Intense, slightly spicy, ripe lemon meringue nose with lots of cedary notes. Dry, medium-full bodied, spicy, intense, lemon-pear meringue flavours with a lingering, seemingly excessively cedary, very crisp finish. This REPEAT has 14% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. The 2015 (***) was last released on September 30, 2017 at $33.95. CSPC 208694
Type White Table Wine
Agent Wys Win
Country Canada
Region British Columbia
Rating ***(90 points)
Cedary, Solid, Ripe, Lemon-Pear Puree
LCBO Note Status
Made by the Wyse family, this Chardonnay was awarded a Silver Medal at the 2018 Pacific Rim International Wine Competition (that's Pacific Rim the locale, not the movie - the wines are not judged by giant robots). Expect ripe citrus and orchard fruit with subtle tropical fruit and oak notes, and pair the wine with lobster tail or pork chops. Price $ 33.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - September 29, 2018
Cases bought 132 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:    - Poor   * Very Basic     *+ OK    ** Good    **/**+ Very Good    **+ Excellent    *** Outstanding    ***+ Superb

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