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VIDAL ICEWINE 2016 VQA Niagara-on-the-Lake
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CHÂTEAU DES CHARMES
Light yellow gold colour. Sweet, very attractive, honeyed, spicy, Seville orange marmalade nose with some faintly tropical caramel notes. Sweet, medium-full bodied, rich, harmonious, spicy, honeyed, vibrant, fresh, pear-tinged, refined Seville orange marmalade flavours with a lingering, bright, well balanced, caramel-tinged finish. Has 9.5% alcohol and 247 g/L residual sugar. This delicious 2016 effort is now a Vintages Essential and comes in a gift box. TONY ASPLER / 93-points / BEST BUY - Rich, spicy, tropical fruit and honey bouquet; full-bodied, and unctuous on the palate with, sweet, honey mango and caramel flavours carried on balancing acidity. Great length. CSPC 565861
Type Icewine
Agent Cha Des
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating ***(93 points)
Sweet, Spicy, Intense, Seville Orange Marmalade
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
Château des Charmes is one of Niagara's most recognized and well-regarded family wineries. This classic Icewine is full-bodied and rich, with a mouth-watering depth, concentration, elegance, and balance with with finessed honey, marmalade, and fruit tones. Enjoy with foie gras or crème brulé. Price $ 26.95
Bottle Size 200 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - December 9, 2017
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