From sun-soaked vineyards in the Similkameen and Osoyoos, this structured, gravelly Merlot shows a continuum of dark fruits. Starting with blackberry compote and spiced cherries, it offers layers of complexity with herbs and sweet cinnamon.
This Merlot shows the abundant minerality of the Similkameen, combined with the opulent ripeness of Osoyoos:
Mariposa Vineyard – Similkameen Valley
Suhki Vineyard – Osoyoos
Wood and stainless steel tanks
16 months in French oak barriques (30% new)