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2011 TINHORN CREEK Oldfield Series Merlot

TINHORN CREEK Oldfield Series Merlot 2011

327.08* CAD

$327.08* * Suggested retail price

  • 2 case(s) available

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Trialto
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 789730
  • Format
  • Format
  • 1x3000ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • OpenRead more
  • Status
  • Status
  • AvailableRead more
  • Country
  • Country
  • Canada
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Vintners quality alliance (VQA)
  • Region
  • Region
  • British Columbia
  • Subregion
  • Subregion
  • Okanagan Valley, Black Sage/Osoyoos
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Merlot 89 %
    Cabernet Franc 9 %
    Syrah 2 %
  • Color
  • Color
  • Red
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Dry
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Metal screw cap
  • About this winery

    Established by the Shaunessy and Oldfield families on the South Okanagan’s legendary Golden Mile Bench in 1993, Tinhorn Creek is a very special winegrowing project, comprising 150 acres of spectacular vineyards in two distinct areas, one on either side of the valley. The two vineyards have significantly different soils, exposures, and microclimates. This is a big advantage, providing the opportunity to cultivate a wide range of grape varieties in optimum conditions. From the beginning, the...

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Press reviews

  • - 92 Points -

    Daenna Van Mulligan, October 2014

    "It offers alluring aromas of plum cake, exotic spices such as cumin, clove and pepper that are layered with bittersweet chocolate, black raspberry, vanilla and wild herbs. Rather than laying all its cards on the table, this wine is coy. Expect restraint and yet generous fruit. It is smooth, elegant and completely serious. Excellent balance – a wine that has the cellar potential of a decade yet is entirely ready to drink now."

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