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Burrowing Owl Estate Winery Syrah 2018

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery Syrah 2018
Burrowing Owl Estate Winery Syrah 2018

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score: 4.6/5
Community Reviews: 3
Price: $43.95
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Alcohol: 14%

Drink: 2020-2030

Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Burrowing Owl Estate Winery

Matt Steeves rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Burrowing Owl's 2018 Syrah was sourced from their estate Black Sage
Bench estate vineyard in Oliver, and their Eva vineyard in Osoyoos. A blend of 97% Syrah and 3% Viognier, the grapes were hand picked and sorted, vinified then barrel aged for 15 months in a blend of 54% French, 30% American, 13% Hungarian, and 3% Russian oak, 27% new oak, 4% one-year, and 69% neutral oak. Deep ruby red in colour, the nose shows spicy pepper, dark cherries, plum, blueberry, bacon, and graphite. Smooth, full bodied, with fine integrated tannins, the dark fruit and pepper makes this a great wine to enjoy with grilled peppercorn-crusted Rib Eye or braised dishes. Enjoy 2021-2026. Tasted May 2021. 91 points. Matt Steeves - www.quercusvino.ca


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