70% Merlot, 30% Cab. Sauvignon
Our signature “Bordeaux” blend from our Naramata Bench vineyard supplemented by Cabernet from nearby Maple Leaf vineyard. Aged in French Oak for 21 months – approx. 60% first fill. Not fined or filtered, the wine is concentrated with dark cherry colour. Aromas of chocolate and berries. Rich cherry, toasty oak, plum and a touch of licorice on the palate with a lingering finish augmented by fine tannins. Structured for aging up to 8 years from vintage..
Availability: July 21, 2018 Release Date.
Sweetness: Very dry (0)
A complex, deeply flavoured BC red wine blend of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Sauvignon grapes for the 2016 vintage. This reserve wine is the winery’s signature flagship wine and was featured in John Schreiner’s book Icon: The Best Wines from BC’s Flagship Wineries. Aromas of black fruit, toasty oak and smoke.The wine was bottled unfiltered after aging 21 months in oak barrels. Pair with grilled meats.