2015 The One (Sparkling) Noble Ridge Okanagan Falls, BC $39.99 Pale straw with a slight copper tinge. Classic traditional method nose showing aromas of brioche, yeasty lees, wet stones, apple, and citrus. Well balanced with mouth-filling mousse. The flavours reflect the nose followed by a medium-long finish. This is quality BC bubble for Champagne fans. … Read more Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher
This COVID-19 isolation provided the perfect excuse to delve into the cellar and pull out some wines that I have been hanging on to. 2017 Rosé * Singletree Abbotsford, BC $17.30 This impressive rosé, made from 100% organic pinot noir, is pale cherry red with medium-light intensity. The nose opens with a medley of red … Read more Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher
2018 Siegerrebe Nagging Doubt Kelowna, BC $17.99 Very pale straw colour with medium-light intensity. The nose is intense with aromas of apricot, peach, tangerines with undertones of ginger, grapefruit zest, and rose petals. Well balanced. Big fruit on the palate followed by a medium-long finish with a characteristic slight bitterness. This wine is a lot … Read more Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher
It is the little things that matter and that is one of the reasons the wines from Naramata’s Little Engine Winery stand out. I have been a fan ever since my first visit and several bottles still grace my cellar.