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Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 'Athene', Okanagan Valley BC
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Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2021
Winery: $41.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -148486
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WineDiva's Review

Expressive, plush, appealing.
This 2019 vintage of the Athene is 45% Cabernet Sauvignon and 55% Syrah that was aged in oak for 18 months.
It has a plush nose of chocolate and black cherry, briary berries and baking spices, vanilla, purple flowers and cedar. The palate is equally supple and has a liqueur-like intensity. Rich coffee, black fruits, spice and dark chocolate flavours linger. An appealing and powerful red.
Pair: Pepper crusted rib-eye steak, hearty mushroom ravioli with Parmesan and herbs or seasonal game meats.

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

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Wine Diva reviewed - 2024-06-21 10:13:28.0

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