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Covert Farms Family Estate Sparkling Zinfandel, Okanagan Valley, BC
87 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2020
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -540583
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WineScores' Review

Tangy, fizzy, dry.
Tasted bottle No.1069.
Covert Farms is a 650-acre, four-generations, family-owned organic farm and winery estate located just north of Oliver.
This sparkling Zin (a rare grape to use for bubbly) is made in a natural method (method ancestrale), whereby it is put through natural fermentation, bottled, and left to ferment with no intervention. It is unfiltered and topped with a crown cap.
As one would expect, it's a cloudy wine that's the palest dusty pink. Aromas of sour cherry, pink grapefruit peel, yogurt, bitter orange, nettle and tealeaf lead to a fizzy palate with plenty of citrus peel, crushed stones and crab apple flavours. Tart, a bit hot, and straightforward; it's a dry sparkling for light summer meals.


 
Recommended Pairings
Barbeque, Wedding Wines, Cheese - Hard/Aged, Patio Sippers, Seafood/Fish, White Meat Chicken/Pork, Green Wines


©copyright 2012 Daenna Van Mulligen
Wine Scores reviewed - 2021-06-30 18:53:54.0

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89 Points

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90 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -540583

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -802280

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -802280

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -837963

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -837963

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91 Points

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91 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -711218

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91 Points

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Harper's Trail 'Silver Mane Block' Riesling, British Columbia
92 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -585489

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94 Points

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90 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -513473

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Fort Berens Estate Winery Riesling, British Columbia
89 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -641357

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91 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -418061

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Quails' Gate Dry Riesling, Okanagan Valley
90 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley West Bank
Vintage: 2018
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -308312

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Fort Berens Estate Winery Meritage, British Columbia
90 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -513473

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93 Points

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91 Points

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91 Points

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91 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -6398

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90 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -579045

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92 Points

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89 Points

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Fort Berens Estate Winery Dry Riesling, British Columbia
89 Points

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86 Points

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Fort Berens Estate Winery Meritage, British Columbia
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93 Points

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Hester Creek Cabernet Franc Rose, Okanagan Valley BC
89 Points

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