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CHARLES BAKER B-SIDE RIESLING 2016 VQA Niagara Peninsula
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer STRATUS
Very bright pale straw colour. Spicy, ripe apple-melon puree nose with some mineral notes. Just off dry, medium-light bodied, very spicy, faintly honeyed, ripe apple-melon-lemon puree flavours with a crisp, fairly high acid, mineral-tinged finish. Attractive and quite ready-to-drink. Has 11% alcohol and 18 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. CSPC 523845
Type White Table Wine
Agent Str Vin
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **+(89 points)
Tangy, Ripe, Ready
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: ... breath of classic Baker riesling air, blanketing from up above and with a landscape that reeks of lime and quivers with classic agitation. The fruit is wild and full, the salty grit infiltrating and gripping ... Drink 2017- 2021. Score - 91 (Michael Godel, winealign.com, Nov. 20, 2017) Price $ 22.20
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - January 20, 2018
Cases bought 55 (12 bottles per case)

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