Sandhill Cabernet Merlot Vanessa Vineyard 2012, Similkameen Valley

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Cabernet/Merlot Cabernet/Merlot
British Columbia, Canada

$19.95 (424606)

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87 pts
8
August 08, 2015

Critic Reviews (8)

Janet Dorozynski Dip WSET, Ph.D.
Janet Dorozynski Dip WSET, Ph.D.

The Sandhill Cabernet Merlot blend is from the Vanessa Vineyard in BC's Similkameen Valley. Dark, almost opaque in...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

The Similkameen is emerging has a great zone for energetic, granitic/mineral reds. This single vineyard red has a...

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

Lots of toasty, meaty and smoky oak dominates the nose. Underneath there is blackberry and bright red berry fruit....

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A big and burly, acid and tannin-driven red blend with lots of structure, though missing a little flesh and...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

The Vanessa Vineyard is located on 75 acres of rocky soil in the Similkameen Valley and is named after the resident...

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National Wine Awards of Canada
National Wine Awards of Canada

Aggregate final score from judges at the 2014 National Wine Awards of Canada. June 2014

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

Peppery, earthy, tobacco, chocolate, menthol, licorice, coffee and cassis aromas. Dry, fresh, elegant but somewhat...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

From the well-situated Vanessa Vineyard in the Similkameen Valley comes this coffee-kin cabernet sauvignon, cabernet...

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