Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Gewurztraminer - 88pts
Availability: Direct from winery here
Date Tasted: May 11th, 2011
Tasting Notes: The 2010 vintage was good to Tinhorn Creek's Gewurztraminer vines. The long, cool season provided the brisk nights needed to produce ample acid in the tightly bunched grapes resulting in a refreshing and relatively crisp wine for the notoriously low-acid producing varietal. Off-dry and richly aromatic with mountains of spice on the medium intense nose and full palate. Stonefruit, citrus and peach fruit characters aplenty with a well-balanced, long finish. Enjoy this wine in its youth. Drink 2011-2012.
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