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Quails' Gate Stewart Family Reserve Pinot Noir, Okanagan Valley
92 Points

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Region: Okanagan Valley West Bank
Vintage: 2020
AB: $60.0 + price will vary
BC: $59.0
Widely Available: $60.0 + prices will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -639658
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WineScores' Review

Savoury, silky, classic
Quails' Gate continues to produce some of British Columbia and Canada's best Pinot Noir. Their premium Family Reserve is made in limited quantities. The 2020 version suggests sunwarmed raspberry, sweet cherry, vanilla, star anise, cedar and hints of lavender. It has a fresh entry with red berry, cigar, leather and fine spice flavours. Silky on the tongue it also has notable grip and structure.
Pair: Salmon, pork or earthy dishes such as roasted beets, mushroom risotto or squash ravioli.

Recommended Pairings
Eat your Root Veggies, Good First Impressions, Seafood/Fish, French Food

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2022-12-12 10:34:21.0


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