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CedarCreek Estate Winery Platinum Block 3 Riesling 2012 Wine Review

CedarCreek Estate Winery Platinum Block 3 Riesling 2012

CedarCreek Estate Winery Platinum Block 3 Riesling 2012

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, BC VQA, Canada

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2013-2019

Bottle size: 1500 ml



 

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: CedarCreek Estate Winery

Agent: Vintage West

Product: 304691

More Vintages: 2000   Add New Vintage

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Each year, there are single blocks of vineyard that show us something unique - small spots where vine maturity, soil and climate combine to create something distinctly CedarCreek. In 2012, we harvested these 21-year-old vines much earlier then we have in the past. The flavours were fresh, citrus-y, even a little lime-y. Perfect. And with sugar-levels still so low, we were presented with the opportunity for a low-alcohol Riesling. We fermented cold and slow to protect and nurture its beautiful purity and the result is our elegant Mosel-by-way-of-the-Okanagan Block 3 Riesling. You can taste the unique character of Block 3 in every glass. On that, you have our word.

Source: Winery (CedarCreek Estate Winery)
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