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Moon Curser 'Contraband' Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
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Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $40.0 +price will vary
Winery: $38.0 sold out at winery

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -231209
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WineDiva's Review

Supple, potent, opulent.
Osoyoos-based Moon Curser Vineyards makes a range of wine, many rare in Canadian soils.
The expressive Contraband Syrah was aged in a mix of new and neutral Hungarian and French oak.
As fragrant as usual, it suggests opulent aromas of cherry cola and pipe tobacco, dried roses and black raspberry. It's a mouthfilling red, supple and chocolaty with loads of purple fruit, licorice, spice and vanilla flavours. Potent and inky it features a long coffee flavoured finish.
Pair with grilled or roasted meats aged goat cheeses or rich winter stews.



 
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, Cellar Keepers, French Food


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Wine Diva reviewed - 2022-09-19 11:52:44.0

 
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