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Burrowing Owl Meritage
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15¾/20

Burrowing Owl Meritage 2006

Oliver, Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, CanadaCoffee, mocha, peppery, spicy, clove, vanilla, tobacco leaf, black olive, saddle leather and savoury aromas. Dry, tight, elegant palate but somewhat lean with dry tannins. Smoky, coffee, mocha, vanilla, cedar, tobacco leaf, riparian, sappy cassis, herbal, savoury flavours. Very dry, warm finish with somewhat hard, black tea tannins. Needs time to round out.Tasted: 02 May 2009Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices: BC 45.00 winery direct Producer: Burrowing Owl VineyardsDistributors: Appellation Wine Marketing
Le Sommelier Inc.
Blend: Merlot - Cabernet Franc - Cabernet SauvignonCSPC: 020073UPC: 808755007067