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SKETCHES OF NIAGARA RIESLING 2016 VQA Niagara Peninsula
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer TAWSE
Bright extremely pale straw colour. Intense, spicy, honeyed, ripe apple-lemon-melon nose with some mineral notes. Off dry, light bodied, tangy, spicy, faintly honeyed, intense, ripe lime-melon-apple-lemon flavours with a lingering, very crisp, unoaked, mineral-tinged finish. Has 10% alcohol and 30 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. The recommended 2015 (**+) was released on February 17, 2018 at $18.95. CSPC 89029
Type White Table Wine
Agent Taw Win
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **+(89 points)
Off Dry, Spicy, Tangy, Ripe
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: The 2016 vintage in Niagara was considered excellent, and this wine shows it. Vibrant and sweet kissed with apple, lime, white peach, apricot and mineral notes that show themselves from start to long, intense finish. Pair with grilled fish or pork sausages. (Vintages panel, Sept. 2017) Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - June 9, 2018
Cases bought 481 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:    - Poor   * Very Basic     *+ OK    ** Good    **/**+ Very Good    **+ Excellent    *** Outstanding    ***+ Superb

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