Robert's Selections reflects wines we have enjoyed in our home in 2021, 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!
Skaha Vineyards - Impulsion 2016
A very nice blend of Merlot, Cabernet Franc. Featuring aromas of black cherry, raspberry and ripe plum. Followed by notes of creme brule, espresso and with dark
chocolate extending into the finish 96.
Mt Boucherie 2019 Pinot Gris
Excellent smooth and fresh. It shows a darker colour from extended skin contact. Some nice fruit flavours including pear. 95
Clos du Soleil - Célestiale 2017
An excellent Bordeaux-style blend Merlot 38%, Cabernet Sauvignon 33% ,Malbec 13%,Cabernet Franc 13%, Petit Verdot 3%. It begins with a warm aroma of cherries with hints of blackberries. On the palate the wine is well balanced with fruit flavours abounding, raspberry and blueberry hints of cherry. On the finish it evokes a sensation of warmth 95.
Ruby Blues Merlot / Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
spice, blackberry flavours with a long and complex finish and firm tannins. A crowd pleaser 93
Corcelettes Merlot 2017
Made from two are, all self-rooted in the Similkameen Stemwinder soils. Two different clones, 181 and 184, add to the wine's complexity. Despite been a 2017 it taste young with soft tannins. Fruit flavours are intense with a mixture of dark berries. 93
Serendipity Winery - Next Step 2015
A very nice blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir. The wine is highlighted by hints of coco. 90
Seaside Pearl Charlotte Estate Petite Milo 2019
A fresh light wine with notes of honey and citrus on the palette, finishing with tropical aromas of guava and pineapple. 94
Seaside Pearl 2018 Fraser Gold Unoaked Chardonnay!
a very nice unoaked, light wine with a lovely golden colour. Bursting with citrus flavours 93
Seaside Pearl Cabernet Franc 2018
What a Cab Franc should be. Wonderful flavours of black cherry, ripe raspberry, black currant .92
Church and State Winery -Marsanne 2017
A perfect golden colour. Aromas of fresh apricot, dried orange peel, and honeycomb, finishing off with nuts and fruit flavours 90
Narrative 2017 Gewürztraminer:
A fresh easy drinkable wine. Silky smooth. Nice lemon line flavours. 93
Okanagan Crush Pad The Bizou + Yukon Savvy Gris 2019
Wow what flavours It starts with wonderful notes of Honeysuckle followed by lemon line, pear, hints of apple and more A must buy wine. 93
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