Robert Parker report bestows stellar scores on Phantom Creek Wines
We are thrilled to have captured the attention of Wine Advocate USA. From the very beginning, we have been unwaveringly committed to producing premium B.C. VQA wines and setting a benchmark for Canadian wines, internationally
Today our passion gets rewarded with outstanding recognition from some of the most elite in the field. We are overjoyed to share with you that most of our portfolio scored 90+ points:
2018 Kobau Vineyard Cuvée – 94 Points – “Shows great fruit, sensual texture and a big finish with ripe tannins”.
2018 Becker Vineyard Cuvée – 93+ Points – “This is very pretty and very well crafted”.
2018 Pinot Gris – 90 Points – “There is a lovely and fruit-driven finish that lingers nicely with a little tension”.
2018 Riesling – 90 Points – “It’s lively and juicy, quite delicious on the finish”.
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2018 Becker Vineyard Merlot – 94 Points – “On its own terms, it is a big Merlot”.
2018 Phantom Creek Vineyard Cuvée – 91 Points – “This shows some mid-palate finesse, big fruit, and a focused finish”.
2018 Phantom Creek Vineyard Syrah – 91 Points – “It is a sexy beast that is rather delicious”.
2017 Kobau Vineyard Merlot – 93 Points
2016 Phantom Creek Vineyard Cuvée – 92 Points
2017 Phantom Creek Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon – 90 Points
2017 Phantom Creek Vineyard Small Lot Malbec Petit Verdot Co-ferment- 90 Points
About Phantom Creek Estates
Phantom Creek Estates is a destination winery located on the famed Black Sage Bench of British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley, specializing in single vineyard Bordeaux reds, Alsatian whites and the Okanagan’s benchmark varieties of Viognier and Syrah from storied vineyard sites. From the start, the winery has been guided by the long-term vision of building one of the leading family-owned wineries in Canada. Cultivated in certified organic vineyards and made by an influential international winemaking team – Mark Beringer, Olivier Humbrecht MW and Philippe Melka – Phantom Creek Estates’ wines celebrate and speak to where they are grown.
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