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Merlot, 2021

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2021 Okanagan Valley 750 mL, 14.7% ALC/VOL
Critic's Rating 89 pts

Ripe aromas of plum, dark cherry, and blackberry mingle with subtle hints of vanilla. On the palate, velvety tannins support flavors of plum, blackcurrant, and raspberry. Drink now or cellar up to 2032.

Aged in a combination of French, Hungarian and American oak for 12 months before bottling.

Residual Sugar: 1 g/L

Critic's Rating

- Tony Aspler
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The 2021 vintage was a featured wine in January 2024's Wine Club package.

Tasting notes written by Tony Aspler.

Geographical Indication: BC VQA Okanagan Valley
Vineyard: Diamondback Vineyard
Residual Sugar: 1 g/L
Cases Produced: 9,316

Appearance: Deep ruby-purple in colour.
Nose: Cedary nose of black plum with a mocha note.
Palate: Medium- to full-bodied, richly extracted flavours of plum and black cherry, firmly structured with ripe tannins and balancing acidity.
Quality: 89 points – Wine Club Canada. Very Good+. Drink now and through 2025.

Food Pairing: Duck confit, beef short ribs, gnocchi with pork sausage, Philadelphia cheesesteak sandwich, and roasted turkey with cranberry sauce and other fan favourite holiday sides.