Quails' Gate Estate Winery 2013 Dry Riesling - 88pts
Availability: Direct from winery here and VQA stores
Production: 4260 cases
Date Tasted: April 26th, 2014
Tasting Notes: Pale straw in colour, this Riesling from West Kelowna's iconic Quails' Gate Winery is crisp and vibrant delivering apple, pear, pinapple and citrus fruit aromas and flavours grounded by a strong backbone of stonefruit. The palate gets some body from 9g/l of residual sugar, yet, finishes dry and refreshing thanks to well-balanced grapefruit acidity. Enjoy this Riesling in its youth as a go-to Summer Sipper whenever succulent seafood is on the menu like scallops or crab, or simply a sun-drenched deck. Drink now-2016.
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