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RIESLING 2013 VQA Niagara Peninsula
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer THE FOREIGN AFFAIR
Not presented at the press preview in the LCBO lab. Bright medium straw colour. Intense, baked lemon-apple nose with some mineral notes. Off dry, medium bodied, slightly spicy, intense, ripe melon-lemon flavours with a lingering, crisp, unoaked finish. This wine is made with 20% dried grapes in the Venetian appassimento method. Has 11.8% alcohol. Part of the “More Ontario to Love” limited release of 6 items. CSPC 127290
Type White Table Wine
Agent For Aff
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **+(89 points)
Ripe, Well Structured, Complex
LCBO Note Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
The Foreign Affair Winery's use of the Italian method of appassimento (grape drying) produces a complex, layered take on Riesling. Expect intense citrus, apple, pear and peach nectar, with a mineral undertone. Price $ 23.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 26, 2018
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