Burrowing Owl Athene 2013, BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Nwac_gold2016_web

Red Blend Red Blend
British Columbia, Canada

$43.95 (371336)

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90 pts
6
February 18, 2017

Critic Reviews (6)

Nadia  Fournier
Nadia Fournier

harmonious blend of Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon; very well executed in a modern style, both focusing on the...

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah seem to blend well in BC with Syrah softening Cabernet better than its traditional...

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National Wine Awards of Canada
National Wine Awards of Canada

Aggregate final score from judges at the 2016 National Wine Awards of Canada. Tasted blind June 2016.

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Athene is the Owl’s ode to the Aussie art of combining syrah and cabernet sauvignon from grapes grown in a desert...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This syrah-cabernet blend is rather rare in the Okanagan, and should be considered more often. It pours deep black...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Syrah and cabernet sauvignon are assembled in this stylish cuvée that offers very good depth of flavour. A somewhat...

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