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2019 Unicus

Grüner Veltliner
2019 Unicus
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$27.00
 
SKU: 80085192

Latin for incomparable, unprecedented, or ‘only’, Unicus represents the Okanagan Valley’s first Grüner Veltliner. Harvested from Margaret’s Bench - one of the highest vineyards in the Okanagan - Unicus displays lifted mineral, Asian pear, tangerine, and stone fruit aromas. With a rich minerally finish, Unicus is a wine of outstanding originality, interest, elegance, and style.

"100 per cent thoughtful, interesting and cumulatively delicious"

90 POINTS | Michael Godel

APPELLATION
Okanagan Valley

VINEYARD SOURCE
100% estate grown Grüner Veltliner from Margaret's Bench

WINEMAKING
Fermented in a combination of concrete egg (36%), concrete amphora (28%), stainless steel (26%) and neutral French oak barrels (10%)

TASTING NOTE
Named after the Latin word for incomparable or unprecedented, this vintage of Unicus acts as a showcase for the complex terroir of our high-altitude Margaret’s Bench vineyard. You will enjoy notes of Asian Pear and tangerine with wet grass and lemon pith which give the palate weight and depth.  Finishing with the rich minerality that has become a hallmark of Unicus.           

FOOD PAIRING
Thai chicken lettuce wraps with ginger, cilantro, and lemongrass.

FULL TASTING NOTE