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|RIESLING 2013 VQA Niagara Peninsula
|Vintage Assessments Tasting Note
||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.
||White Table Wine
Ripe, Well Structured, Complex
||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.
||vintages release - May 26, 2018
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