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Haywire 'The Bub' Sparkling, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2014
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price will vary
Winery: $30.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -9159
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WineScores' Review

Complex, intense, sophisticated.
It's been four years since I last sampled this Pinot Noir and Chardy blended fizz from Haywire, and its profile has changed dramatically -- it's evolved from sassy to complex.
This vintage leads with warm apple turnovers, dried pears, roasted hazelnuts and a hint of smoke. The palate is tangy yet creamy with an undeniable leesy character. Overall, great intensity with a firm mousse and a long lemony finish.

Recommended Pairings
Patio Sippers, Girl's Night, White Meat Chicken/Pork, First Date, Aperitifs, Cocktails, Desserts

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2016-12-07 19:59:16.0


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