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Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2013 Syrah (Shiraz)

Delicate and elegant, the 2013 Syrah opens on a deep and harmonious nose of violet, warm and treacly black fruits meshed together with tobacco, cocoa, wood spice and black pepper. On the palate the wine progresses smoothly with flavours of damson plum, blackberry, baked strawberry followed by tobacco, clove, vanilla, licorice and leathery undertones. The mid-palate is fleshy and flavourful, with ripe, velvety tannins. It is balanced by a juicy acidity and ends in a long fruity, smoky and spicy finish. This wine is approachable and age worthy. Try it with pork tenderloin stuffed with garlic and local brambly fruit purée or with a bacon-wrapped and prune-stuffed quail.

 Producer Burrowing Owl Estate Winery
 Region Okanagan Valley
 Country Canada
 Varietals Syrah (Shiraz)
 Alcohol 14.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2013

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4 out of 5 starsReviewed on June 05, 2017

Delicious!  (We haven't yet met a Burrowing Owl that we didn't like!).

 

A suprisingly good sipper, a juicey finish with just enough of the classic bbq smokey finish.

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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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