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FERGIE JENKINS LIMITED EDITION RIESLING 2016 VQA Twenty Mile Bench, Niagara Escarpment
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer ROCKWAY
Very bright pale straw colour. Attractive, spicy, gently honeyed, vibrant, ripe apple-melon puree nose with some mineral notes. Off dry, medium-light bodied, slightly spicy, attractive, vibrant, ripe apple-melon puree flavours with a lingering, crisp, unoaked finish. Ready-to-drink. Has 10% alcohol and 26 g/L residual sugar. Screwcap closure. The recommended 2014 (**/**+) was released on March 4, 2017 at $15.95. CSPC 485326
Type White Table Wine
Agent Roc Gle
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Spicy, Honeyed, Vibrant, Ripe Apple
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: This wine honours Ontario-born Ferguson \"Fergie\" Jenkins. He was the first Canadian Cy Young Award winner and the first Canadian inducted into the MLB Hall of Fame. This Riesling is mouth-watering and easy drinking, with sharply defined apple, lime, honey and mineral. The residual sweetness is perfectly balanced by the fresh acidity. Ideal for spicy ribs or a hot chicken curry. (Vintages panel, Sept. 2017) Price $ 16.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - October 13, 2018
Cases bought 60 (12 bottles per case)

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

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