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Burrowing Owl Estate Winery Meritage, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2010
BC Private Wine Stores: $45.0 + price may vary
Winery: $45.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -20073
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WineScores' Review

Burrowing Owl's premium Bordeaux blend is comprised of 55% Cabernet Franc with 25% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon with a sprinkling of Malbec and Petit Verdot.
Expect smoked cherries, vanilla, black currents, plum cake, licorice and baking spice aromas atop a savoury core. It has excellent structure and fruit concentration; luscious chocolate is layered with sweet spice and black fruit. The tannins are fine and ripe and mocha flavours trail across the finish.

Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Good First Impressions, Cellar Keepers

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2013-12-19 12:54:32.0


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