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Perseus 'Invictus' Okanagan Valley BC
92 Points

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Region: British Columbia Naramata Bench
Vintage: 2013
Winery: $50.0 winery only

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -127290
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WineScores' Review

Muscular, extracted, ripe.
Invictus is the Latin word for unconquered and suitably refers to Perseus' flagship Bordeaux blend: Cabernet Sauvignon (13%), Merlot (38%), Cabernet Franc (42%) and Malbec (7%).
It's a muscular wine with aromas of bruised plums, cherry and a mix of black and red currents. Following up, tobacco, cedar, dark dusty cocoa and savoury spice notes. The palate is ripe, dense and meaty; spice, cocoa, vanilla and tealeaf flavours roll across the tongue. Despite its impressive extraction, it is balanced and the finish is lengthy.

Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, Good First Impressions, Cellar Keepers

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2017-06-12 12:41:00.0


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