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Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2008 Merlot

The 2008 Merlot has a dark plum core with a vibrant ruby red rim,and features dark cherry, gooseberry, cassis and red berry fruits. It shows a nice minerality featuring slate and stone essences along with hints of nutmeg, spice and mushrooms. Silky tannins, balanced acidity and an elegant finish will all add to the wine’s ageability.

 Producer Burrowing Owl Estate Winery
 Region Okanagan Valley
 Country Canada
 Varietals Merlot
 Alcohol 14.6% alc/vol
 Vintage 2008

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About the Producer

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery
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Burrowing Owl Estate Winery

Oliver, British Columbia, Canada Oliver, British Columbia, Canada

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery is one of BC’s leading wineries, both from the perspective of the premium wines it produces, from the more than 100,000 tourists that visit the winery each year and from the leadership it has shown in embracing an environmentally responsible program from the top to the bottom...

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