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Pinot Gris, 2020
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This pale yellow wine carries intense aromas of melon, yellow apple, pear and ginger on the nose before a juicy attack with flavours of papaya, peach, nectarine, guava, honeydew melon and a flinty finish.
The 2020 vintage was a featured wine in July's Wine Club package, 2022.
Tasting notes written by Tony Aspler.
Geographical Indication: BC VQA British Columbia
Vineyard: Northwest Oliver & Summerland vineyards
Residual Sugar: 1.9 g/L
Cases Produced: 698
Appearance: Pale straw in colour.
Nose: Peach pit nose.
Palate: Medium-bodied, dry, well-balanced flavours of peach and lemon. Well balanced and fresh on the palate.
Quality: 90 points. Outstanding. Drink now and through 2023.
Food Pairing: Fried mashed potato balls with sour cream, steamed mussels in a creamy white wine sauce, vegetable stir-fry with teriyaki, Mediterranean-style steamed salmon with lemon and fresh herbs, and spicy chicken curry.
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