Calliope 2011 Rosé, British Columbia, $14

By on March 4, 2013

British Columbia wineBest Buy! This label was started in the late ’90s by a couple who later moved to New Zealand to make wine. Now it is a brand for Burrowing Owl Vineyards in the southern Okanagan Valley. The wine is as beautiful as it is delicious, opening with aromas of strawberry, apricot, orange zest and rose petal. on the palate, it’s a bright, delicious wine with flavors of strawberry, Rainier cherry and cranberry. This tasty pink wine is perfect with seafood, grilled chicken, egg salad sandwiches or an omelette with avocado.

Rating: Excellent

Production: 554 cases

Alcohol: 13.5%


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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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