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GAMAY NOIR 2016 VQA Niagara-on-the-Lake
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer FROGPOND FARM
Deep dark red colour. Slightly spicy, faintly reedy, ripe plum-apple nose with some cranberry notes. Dry, medium-light bodied, slightly spicy, bright, ripe, apple-plum flavours with a very crisp, unoaked finish. This organic Gamay has 12.2% alcohol with a screwcap closure. TONY ASPLER / 87-points - Cherry and red plum bouquet; medium-bodied, dry, firmly structured with lively acidity. CSPC 245613
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Fro Far
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **(87.5 points)
Spicy, Ripe, Ready
LCBO Note Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: From Ontario's first certified organic winery, this is an excitingly earthy Gamay showing pretty violets, sour cherries and crushed berry fruit wrapped in silky tannins. Suitable for vegans. Pair with grilled winter veggies, mild curries or lentil stews. (Vintages panel, Aug. 2017) Price $ 16.20
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - January 20, 2018
Cases bought 139 (12 bottles per case)

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