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Our 2018 Cliffhanger White is produced with a mixture of 51% Gewürztraminer and the remaining 49% is comprised of Pinot Gris grapes. We fermented the wine cold in stainless steel to capture the varietal aromas.
Taste Profile: Notes of lychee, honeydew melon and sweet pineapple are complemented by a hint of sweetness on the palate.
Food Match: Pair this wine with some barbequed honey glazed pork or a goat’s cheese and cured meat platter.
Awards & Ratings
- Tony Aspler
- National Wine Awards of Canada 2019, Silver Medal
- British Columbia Lieutenant Governor's Wine Awards 2019, Bronze Medal
Gold - 2019 Best of BC Wine Awards
This was a featured wine in November's Wine Club package, 2019.
Tasting notes written by Tony Aspler.
Geographical Indication: VQA Okanagan Valley, B.C.
Varietal: Gewurztraminer (51%), Pinot Gris (49%)
Vineyard: Kutyn Vineyard & Lone Oak Vineyard
Cases Produced: 1,150
Appearance: Pale straw colour.
Nose: Aromatic, minerally nose of lychee and grapefruit with a light rose petal note.
Palate: Medium-bodied, dry, rich lychee and green peach flavour prolonged by zesty, citrus acidity. A beautifully balanced wine. Great tension between ripe fruit and fresh acidity.
Quality: Outstanding. 90 points. Drink now.
Food Pairing: Grilled chicken thighs with Israeli couscous salad, apple cinnamon pork chops, foie gras and truffle fettuccine, veal with lemon and capers, and white peach and lychee cobbler.