Orofino Scout Vineyard Syrah 2012, Similkameen Valley

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Syrah Syrah
British Columbia, Canada

$28.90

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Critic Reviews (4)

Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

Lots of toasty oak on the nose along with blackberry, blueberry, spice, meat and pepper. The palate is rich and still...

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Brad Royale
Brad Royale

I like what Orofino is doing with all of their wines, especially their Gamay. This Scout vineyard Syrah is a good...

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Aggregate final score from judges at the 2015 National Wine Awards of Canada. June 2015.

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a powerful, edgy syrah flirting with over-ripeness and volatility but also harbouring attractive almost...

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David Brodati
David Brodati

For me, new oak is a bit too prominent showing vanillin, cocoa, baking spice. There's also dark fruit and anise. The frame is built on medium plus acidity with softening tanning. There's late palate alcohol burn. Excellent length though. August 2015.

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