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Blasted Church Merlot, Okangan Valley BC
87 Points

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Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2009
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WineScores' Review

always get a kick out of the Blasted Church labels and the Merlot is no exception. On the nose, you can expect chocolate, vanilla, sweet spices, grill green bell peppers and leather atop a meaty, savoury core. In the mouth, flavours of dusty plums, cocoa and spice. Good acidity here, but with some astingency.


 
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Wine Scores reviewed - 2013-09-10 17:42:45.0

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