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Robin Ridge 'PNG', Similkameen Valley BC
89 Points

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Vintage: 2017
Winery: $17.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -200932
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WineScores' Review

Fresh, distinct, earthy.
This small production Similkameen Valley winery is owned by Tim and Caroline Cottrill, who make wine using organic estate fruit.
Here is a new release, a blend of Pinot Noir and Gamay that has a distinct earthy character. Pomegranate and cherry, tealeaf and cedar, pipe tobacco and vanilla liqueur aromas lead to an earthy palate with flavours of small wild berries, rainforest floor, fine spice and tealeaf. Overall good freshness and structure here but a little more cellar time should soften it's edges a bit.

Recommended Pairings
Eat your Root Veggies, White Meat Chicken/Pork, Cheese - Soft/Creamy, French Food

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2020-10-26 18:37:34.0


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