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Rupert Wines 'Protea' Cabernet Sauvignon, Western Cape South Africa
89 Points

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Region: South Africa Western Cape
Vintage: 2018
Price:
BC: $14.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -545640
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WineScores' Review

Engaging, tasty, generous.,br> Protea is South Africa's national flower, and an abstract screen-printed label of it, along with its glass bottle stopper, makes for a beautiful package on this tasty red.
Engaging aromas of cassis and plums, licorice, chocolate, baking spices, pencil shavings and leather lead to a palate of generous palate with mouth-filling fruit and succulent background flavours.
It's a wine with good bones and freshness offering great value.


Pairs great with Gone Crackers Canadian Chedder & Chive
 
 
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, Cheese - Hard/Aged, Bargain Bottles , Green Wines, GONE CRACKERS


©copyright 2012 Daenna Van Mulligen
Wine Scores reviewed - 2020-06-04 14:42:05.0

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Rupert Wines 'Protea' Cabernet Sauvignon, Western Cape South Africa
89 Points

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Region: South Africa Western Cape
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC: $14.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -545640

Ranking: 100.000921
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Dona Paula Estate Malbec, Uco Valley, Mendoza Argentina
89 Points

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Vintage: 2018
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AB: $18.0 + price will vary
BC: $18.99
ON: $15.15
Quebec: $17.8
SK: $20.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -631291

Ranking: 65.001793
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Haywire Gamay, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $28.0 + price may vary
Winery: $27.9

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -418061

Ranking: 65.001787
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Bodegas Bianchi 'Finca Los Primos' Malbec, San Rafael, Argentina
87 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
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BC: $12.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -632919

Ranking: 65.001724
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Stoneboat Vineyards Pinotage, Okanagan Valley BC
88 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2021
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Winery: $25.0 N/A

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -383836

Ranking: 65.001649
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Vina Chela Reserve Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2021
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AB: $14.99 +738881(price will vary)
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -124040

Ranking: 65.001517
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Haywire Gamay Rose, Okanagan Valley BC
89 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2021
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BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price may vary
Winery: $26.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -687103

Ranking: 65.001445
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Haywire Gamay, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2021
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BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 + price may vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -418061

Ranking: 65.001315
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Painted Rock Rose, Skaha Bench, Okanagan Valley BC
90 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2021
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Winery: $0.0 sold out

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 65.001133
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Argento Estate Reserve Organic Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2018
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AB: $12.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -98855

Ranking: 65.001124
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Dona Paula Estate 'High Altitude' Malbec, Uco Valley, Mendoza Argentina
92 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
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AB: $18.0 + price will vary
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SK: $20.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -631291

Ranking: 65.000936
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Painted Rock Cabernet Franc, Skaha Bench, Okanagan Valley BC
93 Points

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Vintage: 2020
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BC CSPC:
Ranking: 65.000919
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Stoneboat Vineyards Winemaker's Blend Pinotage~Petit Verdot, Okanagan Valley BC
90 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2021
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Winery: $0.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -383836

Ranking: 65.000873
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Moon Curser Malbec, Okanagan Valley BC
90 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $34.0 + price will vary
Winery: $33.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -70300

Ranking: 65.000752
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Escorihuela '1884' Estate Grown Syrah, Mendoza Argentina
91 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2021
Price:
AB: $16.99 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -744532

Ranking: 65.000743
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Bodegas Bianchi 'Finca Los Primos' Cabernet Sauvignon, San Rafael, Argentina
88 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -632919

Ranking: 65.000737
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Escorihuela '1884' Estate Grown Syrah, Mendoza Argentina
91 Points

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Vintage: 2019
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -744532

Ranking: 65.000656
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Moon Curser Malbec, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2021
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BC Private Wine Stores: $40.0 limited avail.
Winery: $37.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -70300

Ranking: 65.000495
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Dona Paula Estate 'High Altitude' Malbec, Uco Valley, Mendoza Argentina
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2021
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -631291

Ranking: 65.000251
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Painted Rock Cabernet Franc, Skaha Bench, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2017
Price:
BC: $45.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC:
Ranking: 65.000093
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Moon Curser Malbec, Okanagan Valley BC
89 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2020
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BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 limited avail.
Winery: $34.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -70300

Ranking: 65.000061
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Dona Paula Estate 'Seleccion de Bodega' Malbec, Gualtallary, Mendoza Argentina
93 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2018
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AB: $60.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -631309

Ranking: 65.000029
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Falernia Carmenere Reserve Single Vineyard Pedriscal, Elqui Valley Chile
90 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 63.001864
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Road 13 Rose, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $25.0 + price will vary
Winery: $24.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -357327

Ranking: 63.001825
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Pascual Toso Cabernet Sauvignon, Mendoza Argentina
90 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $0.0 price N/A

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -251082

Ranking: 63.001738
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Falernia Carmenere Reserve Single Vineyard Pedriscal, Elqui Valley Chile
92 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2020
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AB: $30.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 63.001725
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Moon Curser 'Dead of Night', Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2020
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BC Private Wine Stores: $45.0 + price will vary
Winery: $44.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -806117

Ranking: 63.001622
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Moon Curser 'Contraband' Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2019
Price:
Winery: $37.0 sold out at winery

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -231209

Ranking: 63.001585
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El Petit Bonhomme, Jumilla Spain
89 Points

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Region: Spain Jumilla
Vintage: 2021
Price:
BC: $17.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -169383

Ranking: 63.001542
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Moon Curser 'Contraband' Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2020
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BC Private Wine Stores: $40.0 +price will vary
Winery: $38.0 sold out at winery

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -231209

Ranking: 26.001444
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Moon Curser Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2018
Price:
AB: $27.0 +price will vary
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Winery: $26.99 sold out at winery

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -91843

Ranking: 26.001438
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Falernia Carmenere Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2018
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 26.001415
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Osoyoos Larose 'Le Grand Vin', Okanagan Valley
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Osoyoos
Vintage: 2017
Price:
BC: $48.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -129999

Ranking: 26.001394
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Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars Gamay Noir, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $21.0 + price will vary
Winery: $20.9

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -389882

Ranking: 30.001373
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Hester Creek 'Old Vines' Merlot, Golden Mile Bench, Okanagan Valley
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price may vary
Winery: $27.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -77347

Ranking: 26.001322
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Road 13 Honest John's Rose, Okanagan Valley BC
88 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $18.0 + price will vary
Winery: $16.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -357327

Ranking: 30.001272
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Road 13 Rose, Golden Mile Bench, Okanagan Valley BC
88 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2021
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $25.0 + price will vary
Winery: $24.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -357327

Ranking: 30.001236
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Township 7 Vineyards & Winery 'NBO', Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2018
Price:
Winery: $36.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.00118
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Falernia Carmenere Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
92 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2020
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 26.001171
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Catena 'High Mountain Vines' Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
92 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $24.99
ON: $20.0
Widely Available: $20.0 to $25 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -478727

Ranking: 26.001109
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Fort Berens Estate Winery Pinot Noir, British Columbia
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Fraser Canyon - Lillooet
Vintage: 2021
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 + price will vary
Winery: $32.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 30.0011
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Township 7 Vineyards & Winery 'NBO', Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2019
Price:
Winery: $44.97

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.00108
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Luccarrelli Negroamaro, Puglia Italy
89 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $15.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -36432

Ranking: 26.001078
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Bodega La Rural 'La Vuelta' Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
87 Points

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Vintage: 2020
Price:
AB: $15.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -188540

Ranking: 26.001031
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Beringer Cabernet Sauvignon, Knights Valley Sonoma California
94 Points

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Region: California Napa Valley
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC: $51.99
Widely Available: $43.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -352583

Ranking: 26.000994
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Moon Curser 'Dead of Night', Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $45.0 + price will vary
Winery: $43.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -806117

Ranking: 26.000973
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Hester Creek 'Old Vine' Merlot, Golden Mile Bench, Okanagan Valley
90 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price may vary
Winery: $27.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -77347

Ranking: 26.000926
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Falernia Carmenere Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
92 Points

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Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 26.000906
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Moon Curser Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2021
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 +price will vary BC AB SK
Winery: $32.99 + tax

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -91843

Ranking: 26.000866
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Township 7 Vineyards & Winery 'NBO', Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2017
Price:
Winery: $30.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.000854
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Burrowing Owl Estate Winery Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2020
Price:
AB: $35.0 + price may vary
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Winery: $35.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -608828

Ranking: 26.000823
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Falernia Cabernet Sauvigon Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
90 Points

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Vintage: 2019
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AB: $20.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.000812
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Bartier Bros. Syrah, Cerquiera Vineyard, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price will vary
Winery: $30.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -73189

Ranking: 26.00078
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Fort Berens Estate Winery Pinot Noir, British Columbia
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Fraser Canyon - Lillooet
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 + price will vary
Winery: $32.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 30.000764
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Luccarrelli Primitivo, Puglia Italy
89 Points

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Vintage: 2019
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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -9266

Ranking: 26.00076
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Falernia Sangiovese Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
91 Points

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Vintage: NV
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AB: $18.0 + price will vary
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BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.000639
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Moon Curser 'Dead of Night', Okanagan Valley BC
89 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2021
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BC Private Wine Stores: $50.0 + price will vary
Winery: $45.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -806117

Ranking: 26.000622
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Catena 'High Mountain Vines' Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
92 Points

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Vintage: 2017
Price:
BC: $24.99
ON: $20.0
Widely Available: $20.0 to $25 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -478727

Ranking: 26.000582
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Fort Berens Estate Winery Pinot Noir, British Columbia
90 Points

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Region: British Columbia Fraser Canyon - Lillooet
Vintage: 2022
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 + price will vary
Winery: $34.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 30.000491
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Moon Curser Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2019
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Winery: $0.0 wine club exclusive

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -91843

Ranking: 26.000477
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