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LIMESTONE VINEYARD SOUTH RIESLING 2016 VQA Twenty Mile Bench, Niagara Escarpment
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer REDSTONE
Bright extremely pale straw colour. Very spicy, honeyed, very mineral-tinged, ripe apple puree nose with some slightly sappy notes. Very slightly sweet, light bodied, bright, ripe lemon-apple-lime flavours with a lingering, crisp, unoaked, mineral-tinged finish. Has 10% alcohol and 31 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. TONY ASPLER / 88-points - Bright, oily, lightly honeyed grapefruit on the nose; light-bodied, off-dry, honeyed grapefruit flavour with a touch of browning apple on the finish. The recommended 2013 (**/**+) was released on August 5, 2017 at $19.95. CSPC 381251
Type White Table Wine
Agent Taw Win
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Intense, Off Dry, Spicy
LCBO Note Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: Redstone is the third project of the one and only Moray Tawse. It takes its name from the large stones and the red clay soil in the vineyards. This wine is farmed organically and biodynamically and delivers well defined harmony. It possesses great vibrancy and tension along with generous apple, lime, honey, pear, peach and mineral notes. A refined, juicy, refreshing off-dry Riesling that will be a lip-smacking addition to ribs in a spicy barbecue sauce. (Vintages panel, Sept. 2017) Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 21, 2018
Cases bought 112 (12 bottles per case)

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