Black Hills Estate Red Bordeaux Blend Okanagan Valley Vqa Nota Bene 2008

Member Review by The Wine Teacher:

Garnet-brown in colour with medium - light intensity. Bell pepper dominateds the nose with plum, red currant and chocolate notes underneath. Well-balanced with medium body. Pleasing fruit and black pepper flavours on the palate. A medium-long finish.

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Black Hills Estate Winery:
Black Hills Estate Winery was established in 1996 and proudly presents wines that have been carefully hand-crafted from vineyard to bottle. The terroir on our 27 acre vineyard on Black Sage Road is some of the most exceptional in Canada. A combination of rugged desert earth, long sunlight hours and cool nights yields the intensely flavoured grapes for which we are renowned. The deep sand and in... Read more
Black Hills Estate Winery was established in 1996 and proudly presents wines that have been carefully hand-crafted from vineyard to bottle. The terroir on our 27 acre vineyard on Black Sage Road is some of the most exceptional in Canada. A combination of rugged desert earth, long sunlight hours and cool nights yields the intensely flavoured grapes for which we are renowned. The deep sand and intense heat of this micro-climate enable the growth of exceptional Bordeaux grapes which are carefully hand-picked by our team. Read less

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Snooth User: The Wine Teacher
270519201
4.00 5
04/05/2011

Garnet-brown in colour with medium - light intensity. Bell pepper dominateds the nose with plum, red currant and chocolate notes underneath. Well-balanced with medium body. Pleasing fruit and black pepper flavours on the palate. A medium-long finish.


Snooth User: GlennFawcett
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4.50 5
01/08/2011

Outstanding!


Snooth User: The Admiral
1913783
4.50 5
01/13/2011

I recently opened my first (of a case) of the 2008 Nota Bene and expected it to be still tight. I decanted it for about an hour and was very surprised at the flavours showing now. My wife didn't know which wine she was drinking and made favourable comments. Normally I wait a few years and expect this one to age very well



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