Burrowing Owl Athene 2012, BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Nwac_gold2015_web

Red Blend Red Blend
British Columbia, Canada

$44.95 (371336)

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  • Cellar
  • 9090

90 pts
6
December 12, 2015

Critic Reviews (6)

Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

This blend of Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon is a big wine and very well made. The nose shows intense oak, cassis,...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

Athene (a-THEE-nee) takes its name from the biological genus of the Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia, and its fruit...

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National Wine Awards of Canada
National Wine Awards of Canada

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

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Michelle Bouffard
Michelle Bouffard

Generous palate with concentrated notes of cocoa, coffee, caramel and plum. Structured and powerful tannins body with...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Heavily oak-influenced, this is redolent of coconut and melted butter, sandalwood and cedar, reminiscent of old...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a full bodied, fairly soft and dense red, with considerable tannin and heat. It has ripe canned cherry fruit...

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