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Fall wine releases

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Fall is about more than back-to-school and whether you should wear white after Labour Day.
In the BC wine world, cooler temperatures bring harvest and releasing wine that's ready from previous years. How do wineries time the releases of its next vintage? Radio West wine columnist Jeannette Montgomery joined Rebecca to explain:

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What Jeannette's watching for:

From Tinhorn Creek:

-Oldfield Series 2009 2Bench Red
-Oldfield Series 2009 Syrah
-Varietal 2010 Merlot

All released October 1st

From Orofino:

-2011 "Blind Creek" Chardonnay

Release: Wine Festival, depending on how it does in the bottle

From Arrowleaf:

-2011 "First Crush" White
-2010 "First Crush" Red
-2011 Gewurztraminer

All coming out around fall wine festival time