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Morgans Restaurant and Wine Bar is proud to have partnered with Bonamici Cellars and will be featuring two of their award winning wines for the months of April and May.

2012 Bonamici Cellars Merlot - Cabernet Franc 

Vineyards: Produced in the Osoyoos region of the Okanagan Valley (BC VQA)

Characteristics of the Wine:  This fine blend of 75% Merlot and 25% Cabernet Franc.  This fruit forward wine boasts of aromas of black currant, cherry, and strawberry jam with nice subtle notes of black pepper spice and anise. Soft tannins with lots of berry fruit upfront with nice accompanying flavors of oak, dark coco and tobacco flavors. The wine finishes balanced with long lingering flavors.

Food Pairing Recommendations: Nice cuts of steaks grilled medium to medium rare, lamb or venison or hearty pasta dishes.

Awards: 
  • 2014 Lieutenant Governor Award for Excellence in Wine
  • Silver Medal – Northwest Wine Summit Wine Award
  • Bronze Medal – LA International Wine Awards
  • 90 PTS – John Schreiner

2012 Bonamici Cellars Sauvignon Blanc - Viognier

Vineyards: Produced in the Osoyoos and Oliver region of the Okanagan Valley (BC VQA)

Characteristics of the Wine: Blends of 60% Sauvignon - Blanc and 40% Viognier.  This wine features aromas of passionfruit, grassy floral, pear, apricots, and hints of bell pepper.  Good acidity with nice clean balanced finish with nuances of peaches and vanilla in the after taste.

Food Pairing Recommendations: Excellent with all types of seafood with a West Coast flare, summer salads, grilled chicken or chicken with light sauces.

Awards:
  • Silver Medal – LA International Wine Awards
  • Silver Medal – Northwest Wine Summit Wine Awards
  • Silver Medal – LA International Packaging Design Awards - Modern-Classic – Best Modern Interpretation of a traditional style
  • 90 PTS – John Schreiner
Stop by Morgans Restaurant and Wine Bar today to sample some of these amazingly delicious wines and while you're here taste one of our new menu items.
 
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