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DRY RIESLING 2017 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer QUAILS' GATE
Bright light straw colour. Fairly attractive, slightly spicy, faintly honeyed, fresh ripe apple-melon puree nose with some mineral notes. Dry, medium-light bodied, slightly spicy, tangy, fresh ripe apple-melon flavours with a crisp, unoaked finish. Has 12.5% alcohol and 9 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. Quite ready to drink. TONY ASPLER / 89-points / BEST BUY - A spicy nose of grapefruit and lime; light to medium-bodied, dry and crisp with well-balanced lime, grapefruit and honey flavours and a long finish.
CSPC 308312
Type White Table Wine
Agent Hob Com
Country Canada
Region British Columbia
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Spicy, Ripe, Apple Puree
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: Once passed a whiff of vinyl, this is fleshy, high flavour intensity riesling with great length. This is serious stuff, all lemons and apples in the typical fashion. Tuck this in the cellar for a year or two at least. Score - 93 (John Szabo, MS, winealign.com, July 18, 2018) Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - October 27, 2018
Cases bought 149 (12 bottles per case)

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