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Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars Gamay Noir 2017 Wine Review

Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars Gamay Noir 2017

Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars Gamay Noir 2017

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia BC VQA, Canada

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars

Agent: Rogers & Company

Natalie's Score: 92/100

Even better than the terrific 2016 vintage, and already drinking so beautifully. A luscious and supple BC red wine made from the Gamay Noir grape, which has greater depth than Gamay alone. This wine is fermented in stainless steel tanks then aged for 10 months in four-year-old French oak barrels. Aromas of fleshy ripe blackberries and plums. Pair with lamb or pork chops.

This Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars Gamay Noir 2017 was reviewed on March 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Lovely!! This Gamay Noir was aged in neutral oak for one year and then in bottle for 6 months. Aromas of strawberry, cherry and white pepper. Medium bodied and medium acidity on the palate with lots of plush berry and a slightly spicy finish. As a food wine, this is so versatile, enjoy with anything from BBQ chicken, Turkey with cranberry sauce, salmon or grilled pork tenderloin.

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