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Covert Farms Family Estate Semillon~Sauvignon Blanc, Okanagan Valley, BC
91 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2019
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WineScores' Review

Zesty, slick, concentrated.
Covert Farms is a 650-acre, four-generations, family-owned organic farm and winery estate located just north of Oliver.
This Bordeaux-style organic white blend (72% Sem, 20% Sauv Blanc, 8% Viognier) is a wine I look forward to. Expect wild honey and lemon balm, quince, candlewax, nettle and wildflower aromas. It's ripe and redolent with flavours of apple juice, melon, starfruit and wax. It's a concentrated white with a slick texture and long zesty/pithy finish.


 
Recommended Pairings
Eat your Greens, Cheese - Goat, Seafood/Fish, French Food, Green Wines


©copyright 2012 Daenna Van Mulligen
Wine Scores reviewed - 2020-11-25 18:53:54.0

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