Painted Rock Red Icon 2009, BC VQA Okanagan Valley

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Red Blend Red Blend
British Columbia, Canada

$55.00 (Agent)

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A true expression of the terroir from British Columbia's Okanagan Valley. Cabernet flavours are most evident on the nose, with red bell pepper, currants, cedar and mint, but the palate is where all of the other grapes from the blend (Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot and Syrah) come together seamlessly, each bringing a crucial component to the final wine. ON - Agent BC - BC Liquor Stores and the Winery.
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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This topped the huge Red Blend category (115 wines) at the 2011 Canadian Wine Awards, helping vault Painted Rock into...

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Holly Bruns
Holly Bruns

A bold expression of a blend; dark red fruit aromas, layered with pepper and woodsy cedar end in a spicy, lingering finish on the palate. The texture runs a fine balance between refreshing acidity and velvety tannin. Mmmmmm.

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