Calliope 2011 Sauvignon Blanc, British Columbia, $17

By on February 20, 2013

british columbia wineThis label for Burrowing Owl Estate Winery near Oliver, B.C., is a line of bright, delicious wines. This Sauvignon Blanc opens with aromas of lime, herbs, faint melon, a hint of apple and slate. On the palate, it offers flavors of Granny Smith apple, grapefruit and lime zest. Pair with scallops, halibut or baked chicken.

Rating: Excellent

Production: 1,200 cases

Alcohol: 13.5%


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