3-6 Sat Feb 16 Wines of Bordeaux Tasting

3-6 pm Saturday 

Dunham 2010 Sauvignon Blanc
This wine is made from the carefully tended wines from Cover Farms Organics Certified organic vineyard.  Minimal intervention reveal the essence of the wines time and place.  An exciting expression of nature unfolding.  Enjoy!  $19.90

Robin Ridge 2008 Chardonnay
Aromas and flavours of lemon, grapefruit and peach.  The palate is rich and full bodied with balancing acidity and added complexity from fermentation in French oak and less stirring.  $16.90

Ex Nihilo 2008 Merlot
A classic Merlot with a rich ruby-red colour.  Aromas of ripe raspberries, Okanagan cherries, dark chocolate and allspice .  Round soft tannins and subtle use of oak envelope the palate give the wine a smooth. Lingering finish.  This elegant wine is approachable now and whose structure will show added complexities through 2016. $34

Church & State 2008 Quintessential
Gold 2012 Canadian Wine Awards
Gold 2012 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Gold 2012 New World International Wine Competition
Gold 2012 All-Canadian Wine Championships
Deep crimson in colour, almost inky. Rich black and red fruit on the nose, leads to deep flavours of raspberry, cherry, chocolate and hints of herbs. Mouth feel is rich and full, with delicate fine grained tannins. Long, lingering finish showing cedar and currant. $49.90