Burrowing Owl Chardonnay 2009, VQA Okanagan Valley

Chardonnay Chardonnay
British Columbia, Canada

$34.95 (208694)

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89 pts
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November 10, 2012

Critic Reviews (4)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

While I have tasted prior vintages of the Burrowing Owl on many occasions, the ’09 is one of the first I have yet to...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a big, maturing chardonnay with deepening yellow colour. The nose is mindful of vanilla nut fudge, with dried...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A very respectable, stylistically consistent chardonnay from the relatively remote and picturesque Burrowing Owl...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Advanced yellow appearance; The nose offers similarly mature orchard fruit aromas plastered with oak-derived sweet...

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Community Reviews (2)

Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

Medium-intensity and inviting aromas of smoke, pear and hints of sweet fruit. Creamy mouthfeel and medium to full bodied, this white wine has flavours of butterscotch and orchard fruits. Laser-focused acidity and medium-long finish. Tasted June/2013.

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Some Guy
Some Guy

I"ll weigh in with a classic Canadian comment that I agree with a little bit of what all the Pro reviews say, even John! This is a really good chardonnay. Very nice with supper and not ordinary. I liked the 2008 better, but this is good too.

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