Grape: Pinot Noir
Category: Red Wine
Location: LCBO Vintages
Region: Okanagan Valley, BC
Format: 750 mL
Producer: St. Hubertus & Oak Bay Estate Winery
Alcohol: 13.3% Alcohol/Vol.
Consistently good vintage to vintage & one would be hard to find a better Pinot under $20. Score: 94/100
Tasting Note: Light garnet in colour with good acidity, a medium+ intense nose, mild tannin & a long length on the finish. This wine features: Sour cherries, red plum, beetroot, peat moss, Champagne mushrooms & smoked cherry tobacco on the nose.
Interesting Point: Vineyards planted in 1928, Oak Bay now is 100% sustainable & organically maintained.
Pairings: Drink this now or in next 6-7 years on its own or pair it with Honey Roasted Duck.
My Opinion: Highly Recommended
Top Pick & Best Buy
Tasted: Jan 9, 2022 LCBO: 267146