Burrowing Owl Merlot 2018, BC VQA Okanagan Valley

Merlot Merlot
British Columbia, Canada

$39.95 (585737)

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January 23, 2021

Critic Reviews (5)

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

A brighter, dialed back version of merlot from the south Okanagan's Burrowing Owl winery. Dark fruit and berry notes...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a bit lighter and fresher than anticipated and than previous vintages, perhaps due to the cooler 2018 season....

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

“Well I remember every little thing, as if it happened only yesterday.” Burrowing Owl and a history of varietal...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A youthful, fruity and vibrant merlot. Offering very good concentration and impressive complexity. Tannins are on the...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Burrowing Owl has produced a fine merlot in 2018, ripe, fresh and glycerous, with very nicely integrated barrel...

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