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La Crema Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast California
91 Points

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Region: California Sonoma Coast
Vintage: 2015
Price:
AB: $30.0 + price will vary
BC: $33.99
ON: $29.95
Quebec: $28.6

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -366930
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WineScores' Review

Fragrant, plush, delicious.
A fragrant melange of wild purple berries and black raspberries, vanilla, star anise, violets and forest floor with a savoury core of bacon fat. The palate is plush, for a Pinot; tealeaf, cocoa, leather and fine spice line the palate.
Always a fresh and modern style, consistently delicious.


 
Recommended Pairings
Cheese - Semi Hard / Medium , Seafood/Fish, White Meat Chicken/Pork


©copyright 2012 Daenna Van Mulligen
Wine Scores reviewed - 2018-01-11 15:03:11.0

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La Vieille Ferme Rouge Ventoux, Rhone Valley France
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC: $12.49
Widely Available: $12.0 to $15 across canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -263640

Ranking: 59.00033
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Le Vieux Pin Syrah 'Cuvee Violette', Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price will vary
Winery: $26.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -839480

Ranking: 55.000759
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Le Vieux Pin Syrah 'Cuvee Classique', Okanagan Valley BC
93 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $50.0 + price will vary
Winery: $44.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -839480

Ranking: 55.00054
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Howling Bluff 'Summa Quies" Pinot Noir, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 + price will vary
Winery: $35.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -657569

Ranking: 53.001052
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Howling Bluff 'Summa Quies" Pinot Noir, Okanagan Valley BC
93 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2013
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BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 + price will vary
Winery: $35.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 53.000879
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Dominio de Punctum 'Lobetia' Tempranillo, Castilla Spain
88 Points

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Region: Spain Castilla
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC: $12.49

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -479881

Ranking: 53.000047
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Serge Dagueneau & Filles 'Les Montees de Saint Lay' Pinot Noir, Cotes de la Charite, Loire Valley France
90 Points

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Region: Loire Pouilly-Fume
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC: $24.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -528869

Ranking: 49.001011
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Castello di Gabbiano Chianti Classico Riserva DOCG, Tuscany Italy
90 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2012
Price:
AB: $20.0 + price will vary
BC Private Wine Stores: $25.0 + price will vary
ON: $22.95 consignment
Quebec: $23.05

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -25163

Ranking: 49.000429
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Upper Bench Estate Winery Chardonnay, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Naramata Bench
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $26.0 + price will vary
Winery: $26.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -498162

Ranking: 30.001197
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Rodney Strong Chardonnay, Sonoma County California
89 Points

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Region: California Sonoma
Vintage: 2014
Price:
AB: $20.0 + price may vary
BC: $22.99
Widely Available: $20.0 to $30 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -226936

Ranking: 30.001191
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Conundrum White, California
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2011
Price:
BC: $24.99
ON: $24.95
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -390831

Ranking: 30.001175
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Cellar Hand 'Free Run White' Okanagan Valley BC
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2014
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BC Private Wine Stores: $16.0 + price will vary
Winery: $15.9

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -200758

Ranking: 30.001091
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McWatters Collection Chardonnay, Okanagan Valley BC
90 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2013
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -616102

Ranking: 30.001066
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Conundrum White, California
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2013
Price:
BC: $22.79
ON: $24.95
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -390831

Ranking: 30.000999
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Clos du Soleil Fume Blanc, Okanagan Valley
90 Points

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Region: British Columbia Similkameen Valley DVA
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $20.0 + price will vary
Winery: $19.9

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -298059

Ranking: 30.000851
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Emmolo Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley, California
92 Points

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Region: California Napa Valley
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $0.0
Widely Available: $30.0 to $36 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -493791

Ranking: 30.000781
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Lake Sonoma Winery Chardonnay, Russian River Valley, Sonoma California
90 Points

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Region: California Sonoma
Vintage: 2013
Price:
AB: $20.0 + price will vary
BC Private Wine Stores: $25.0 + price will vary
MB : $25.0
NB: $26.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 30.000591
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Mission Hill Family Estates 'Terroir Collection ~ No.16 Southern Cross' Sauvignon Blanc, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley West Bank
Vintage: 2013
Price:
Winery: $30.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -393405

Ranking: 30.00059
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Cellar Hand 'Free Run White' Okanagan Valley BC
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2012
Price:
BC: $16.0
Winery: $16.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -200758

Ranking: 30.000578
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Road 13 Old Vines Chenin Blanc, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $27.0 + price will vary
Winery: $27.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -450890

Ranking: 30.000549
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William Hill Estate Winery Chardonnay, North Coast California
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC: $18.79
ON: $19.95
Quebec: $17.55

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -417626

Ranking: 30.00053
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Hess Select Chardonnay, Monterey California
89 Points

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Region: California Napa Valley
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC: $19.99
ON: $19.95

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -335802

Ranking: 30.000515
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La Crema Chardonnay, Sonoma Coast California
91 Points

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Region: California Sonoma Coast
Vintage: 2013
Price:
AB: $28.0 + price will vary
BC: $26.59
ON: $26.0
Quebec: $32.25

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -336948

Ranking: 30.000474
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Marotti Campi 'Luzano' Verdicchio del Castelli di Jesi, DOC Morro d'Alba Marche Italy, 2011
90 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2011
Price:
AB: $20.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -916098

Ranking: 30.000352
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Kendall~Jackson Vintner's Reserve Chardonnay, California
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2013
Price:
BC: $19.99
ON: $19.95

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -296566

Ranking: 30.000314
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Wente 'Morning Fog' Chardonnay, Livermore Valley California
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC: $19.49
ON: $20.0
Widely Available: $18.0 to $22.00 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -175430

Ranking: 30.000203
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Tom Gore Vineyards Chardonnay, California
90 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $20.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC:
Ranking: 30.000187
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McWatters Collection Chardonnay, Okanagan Valley BC, 2011
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2011
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -616102

Ranking: 30.000097
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See Ya Later Ranch Chardonnay, Okanagan BC
88 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Okanagan Falls / Cawston
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC: $16.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -989418

Ranking: 28.001076
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Douglas Green Chardonnay, Western Cape South Africa
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2013
Price:
BC: $12.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -842211

Ranking: 28.000912
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Schmitt Sohne 'Relax Bubbles', Germany
87 Points

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Region:
Vintage: NV
Price:
AB: $15.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -790285

Ranking: 28.000901
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Robert Mondavi Winery Reserve Chardonnay, Carneros, Napa Valley Calif.
92 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2013
Price:
BC: $46.99
ON: $45.95
Quebec: $45.25

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -492124

Ranking: 28.00088
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Evolve Cellars Pinot Gris, Okanagan Valley BC
89 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2015
Price:
Winery: $15.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 28.000784
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Poplar Grove Pinot Gris, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2012
Price:
AB: $30.0 + price will vary (+733118)
BC: $20.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -0264679

Ranking: 28.00069
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Heggies Chardonnay, Eden Valley South Australia
91 Points

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Region: Barossa Valley Eden Valley
Vintage: 2011
Price:
AB: $24.0 + price will vary
BC Private Wine Stores: $28.0 + price will vary
ON: $24.0
Quebec: $24.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -536235

Ranking: 28.000623
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Rodney Strong Chalk Hill Chardonnay, Sonoma Coast California
91 Points

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Region: California Sonoma
Vintage: 2014
Price:
AB: $25.0 SRP
BC: $27.99
ON: $25.0
Quebec: $26.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -2755552

Ranking: 28.000621
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River Stone Estate Winery Pinot Gris, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $20.0 + price will vary
Winery: $19.9

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -022590

Ranking: 28.000504
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CedarCreek Estate Winery Pinot Gris, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Kelowna
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC: $18.0
Winery: $17.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -561175

Ranking: 28.000453
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CedarCreek Estate Winery Pinot Gris, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Kelowna
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC: $17.79
Winery: $17.95

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -561175

Ranking: 28.000398
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Poplar Grove Pinot Gris, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2014
Price:
AB: $30.0 + price will vary (+733118)
BC: $20.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -0264679

Ranking: 28.000371
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Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 'Private Reserve' Sauvignon Blanc, Okanagan Valley BC
88 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Peachland / Summerland
Vintage: 2016
Price:
BC: $13.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -593087

Ranking: 28.000292
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Evolve Cellars Pinot Gris, Okanagan Valley BC
89 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2016
Price:
Winery: $16.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 28.00029
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Meiomi Pinot Noir, California
90 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2014
Price:
Widely Available: $26.0 + across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -278937

Ranking: 28.000284
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Robert Mondavi 'Private Selection' Chardonnay, Central Coast California
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC: $14.99
ON: $16.95
Quebec: $19.45
Widely Available: $15.0 to $20 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -379180

Ranking: 28.000242
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Poplar Grove Pinot Gris, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2015
Price:
AB: $30.0 + price will vary (+733118)
Winery: $17.3

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -0264679

Ranking: 28.0002
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Kim Crawford 'Unoaked' Chardonnay, East Coast New Zealand
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC: $18.99
ON: $19.99
Quebec: $19.55

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -195172

Ranking: 28.000198
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Burrowing Owl Estate Winery Chardonnay, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2013
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $25.0 +price will vary
Winery: $25.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 28.000193
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Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Chardonnay, California
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2015
Price:
BC: $12.99
ON: $12.95
Quebec: $14.45
Widely Available: $13.0 to $16 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -99408

Ranking: 28.000094
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Upper Bench Estate Winery 'Estate' Cabernet Sauvignon, Okanagan Valley BC
90 Points

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Region: British Columbia Naramata Bench
Vintage: 2013
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $38.0 + price will vary
Winery: $38.0 sold out at winery

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.00116
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San Alejandro Clos de Baltasar 'El Heroe' Garnacha Vinas Viejas, Calatayud, Spain
92 Points

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Region: Spain Catalayud
Vintage: 2014
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $19.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -997536

Ranking: 26.001159
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James Oatley Tic Tok Pinot Grigio, Central Ranges Australia
87 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2012
Price:
AB: $13.0 + price will vary
BC: $16.99
MB : $14.93
NF: $17.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -118430

Ranking: 26.001136
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Chaberton Estate Winery Reserve Chardonnay, Okanagan Valley, BC
90 Points

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Region: British Columbia Fraser Valley DVA
Vintage: 2015
Price:
Winery: $18.95

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -760033

Ranking: 26.001133
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Yalumba 'The Y Series' Shiraz Viognier, South Australia
91 Points

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Region: South Australia Barossa Valley
Vintage: 2016
Price:
BC: $17.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -624494

Ranking: 26.00113
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Cassini Cellars Reserve Chardonnay, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Osoyoos
Vintage: 2013
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price will vary
Winery: $29.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -737791

Ranking: 26.001125
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Road 13 Syrah, Okanagan Valley, BC
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2015
Price:
Winery: $31.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -417287

Ranking: 26.001123
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Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars Blanc de Blancs, Okanagan Valley
92 Points

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Vintage: 2007
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $40.0 + price will vary
Winery: $39.9

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -402594

Ranking: 26.001114
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Steller's Jay Method Classique Gewurztraminer, Okanagan Valley BC
88 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Peachland / Summerland
Vintage: NV
Price:
BC: $22.0 + price will vary
Winery: $21.79

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -125286

Ranking: 26.001084
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Perseus 'Select Lots' Malbec, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Naramata Bench
Vintage: 2014
Price:
Winery: $50.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -759472

Ranking: 26.001073
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Escorihuela '1884' Winemaker's Selection Chardonnay, Mendoza, Argentina
92 Points

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Vintage: 2016
Price:
AB: $15.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.00105
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Harper's Trail 'Thadd Springs Vineyard' Chardonnay, British Columbia
90 Points

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Vintage: 2013
Price:
Winery: $17.29

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.001041
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