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Vanessa Vineyard Rose, Similkameen Valley BC
90 Points

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Region: British Columbia Similkameen Valley DVA
Vintage: 2019
Winery: $25.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -052186
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WineScores' Review

Pleasing, fresh, pristine.
Only 175 cases (less than last vintage) of this Syrah and Merlot blend rose was made. In recent vintages it's gotten noticeably paler in hue (it is more of a stained pink now), which was by winemaker Howard Soon's design.
Peach and tangerine and dusty summer berries are layered with light floral and grapefruit notes. It's got a pleasing kiss of sweetness, which makes red fruit pops; a spritz of tangerine, peach skin and vanilla round out the palate. Fresh, zesty and pristine, and IMO better than the 2018.

Recommended Pairings
Barbeque, Patio Sippers, White Meat Chicken/Pork, French Food, Appetizers

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2020-05-20 21:02:24.0


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