Robert Bell's Wines of Canada

Robert's Selections

Robert's Selections reflects wines we have enjoyed in our home, visiting friends, or dining out. Our selections are based on a glass or more of each wine in enjoyable surroundings. These are wines we recommend for your enjoyment; not every bottle we open will make this list, only the best!

Seaside Pearl Florence Pinot Noir 2018

Nice aromas of red fruit with notes of starwberryand cherry through out. Dark chocolate comes into play on the finish. 92


Poplar Grove Legacy

Poplar Grove Legacy 2014

44% Cabernet Franc, 24% Cabernet Sauvignon, 24% Merlot, 4% Malbec, 4% Petit Verdot Alcohol Level: 14%. The wine begins with wonderful aromas of raspberries, fennel, and rosemary. Bold and well structured, yet quite satisfying, black licorice and cassis greet the palate, while lush tannins of marzipan and cocoa develop with each sip. 94

Poplar Grove Pinot Gris 2016

A light and refreshing fruit forward wine. My favourite style! Aromas of white pear and melon which follow through to the finish. More please! 94

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery 2017 Petit Milo

An elegent and smooth wine with wonderful honey tones complimented by notes of citrus. A nice balnced wine enjoy with appetizers on the patio 93

Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery 2017 Cabernet Foch

An elegent aroma hightens one senses The first sip awakens and excities the taste buds. A nice peppery 95.

Gray Monk 2018 Pinot Gris

Cirus Fruits shine in this lovely silky smooth wine. Flavours of pearl and apple dominate. 93

Hester Creek 2019 Trebbiano

Wow what an aroma! Okanagan’s only Trebbiano is crafted from their historic 50-year-old vines. Beautifully fragrant aromas of lime zest, grapefruit, and lemon meringue greet the nose. Ripe tropical fruit flavours including passion fruit and melon. The finish is extraordinary 96

Hester Creek 2018 Pinot Blanc

Apple and Peaches, Apple and Peaches some more a very nice sipping wine. It went well with our turkey dinner. 90

Cedar Creek 2017 Cabernet Merlot

A very nice blend of four varitial 42% Merlot, 29% Cabernet Franc,19% Cabernet Sauvgion and 10% Malbec. Starts with a very nice aroma. Followed by textures of dark berries. Good finish- 90

Cedar Creek 2016 Pinot Gris

A very fruit filled wine, light bodied with a touch of sweetness- 92

Cedar Creek 2018 Pinot Gris

A very fruit filled wine, pear dominates light bodied smooth through - 93


Ward's Picker's Hut Premium Cider

Best cider I have had in years. Full of flavour Apple ginger cinnamon with hints of melon- 97

Ward's Dry Hopped Cider

Oh my, this cider is GOOD! Ward's Dry Hopped Cider is infused with bright Citra hops. It has enticing, hop forward, floral aromas and tart lemon citrus flavours which perfectly complement a refreshing, dry, crisp finish- 96

The View 2017 Pinotage Reserve

Pinotage is a cross between the silky Pinot Noir and aromatic Cinsaut grape. This one has a very nice vibrant aroma of dark cherry and spice. Dark berries dominate the taste buds. Yummy!-93

The View 2018 Dry Riesling

Quite a dry wine with a nice apple aroma. On the taste buds it's tart green apple and grapefruit. A good mineral finish. 92

The View Pinot Noir 2017

A nice light red wine with low tannins A really nice fruit aromas: red and black cherries and plums, with hints of raspberries. On the mouth the wine is rich and provies the dark fruit flvours followed by a lingering fishish of pure satisfaction 94

The View 2018 Gewürztraminer

Intriguing complexity a whole array of refreshing flavours. Starts with tantalizing aroma. Honey, apple, tropical fruits each sip slightly different. The fisih provides hints of pear and peach. 95

The View 2018 White Pinotage

A blanc de noir, meaning a white made from red grapes. A freshing wine with notes of lemon, grapefruit and hints of coconut. Anice dry mineral finish. 92


50th Parallel Estate Gewürztraminer 2018

A nice fresh floral nose, nice flavours dominated by honeydew with a hint of spice- 92

Inniskillin Estate Series Pinot Grigio 2018

Light and refreshing slightly sweet with apple and peach flavours 90

Township 7 Gewürztraminer 2017

A nice fruit flavourd wine. Easy sipping. Aromas features floral notes and lychee . Traces of honey at the finish 92

Chaberton Estate Bacchus 2018

Perfection in a bottle 85% Bacchus, 12% Siegerrebe, 3% Ortega wonderful citrus characters. 93

Stag's Hallow 2018 Tragically Vidal

85% Vidal, 15% Orange Muscat A most interesting blend Vidal accounts for less than 1% of the grapes grown in BC. This wine produces an array of fruit flavours. Hints od honeysuckel, orange blosssom pineapple,mango and some ginger. Each sip is different. 91

Jackson - Triggs Ok Reserve Riesling- Gewürztraminer 2018

Tropical fruits flavours highlight this wine. It does not have the complex character one would expect from this blend. 90

Singletree Estate Winey Late Harvest Kerner

A smooth dessert wine. Featuring crisp apple and hints of melon 92

Krause Estate Winery Pear Wine

Just the right sweetness makes this aperfect wine a patio delight 90


Best Wines of 2019

The 2019 Selections



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