Last Minute Valentine’s Wine and Dine: Meatballs & Merlot

If you live in the Okanagan and have not yet figured out what to do with your significant other for Valentine’s Day, how about Niche Wine Co Merlot with a spaghetti and meatball kit?  Info from Niche Wine Co is below.

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Meatballs and Niche Merlot

Meatballs and Niche Merlot

Since the start of the pandemic, we’ve been collaborating with small, local producers with big heart to create magic and get it delivered. It has been a thrill and the community built is something we feel grateful to be a part of. This Valentine’s Day, we are collaborating with some amazing partners and we wanted to share the love.

We’ve partnered with La Bussola to bring you a little Meatballs & Merlot! Enjoy a relaxing evening with your loved one while you sip on a beautiful bottle of Niche Merlot and cook a Spaghetti Meatball Pasta Kit together.

Bundle includes:
1 x Niche Merlot
1 x Spaghetti & Meatball Meal kit.

Niche Wine Company Merlot 2019

This Merlot was sourced from a vineyard located in the heart of the South Okanagan between Oliver and Osoyoos. The grapes are situated on the western side of the valley and 100 meters south west of lake water. This unique microclimate is home to some serious heat with vineyard temperatures hitting 40C on the regular. These grapes were cared for with the same sustainable practices as our estate Farm and were harvested on a beautiful sunny morning in the second week of October.

Fruit forward is almost an understatement. This Merlot is all raspberry jam and Black cherry on the nose and delivers even more raspberry and a blast of plum on the palate. The balanced acidity of this wine makes it super food-friendly and we love it with pizza, pork and pasta of any kind.

How To Order the Kit

Order the Kit here, for pickup OR delivery.

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