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Mike Weir Winery Riesling 2008 Wine Review

Mike Weir Winery Riesling 2008

Mike Weir Winery Riesling 2008

V.Q.A., Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $14.95

Product #: 229286

Drink: 2012-2016



 

Alcohol: 11%

Sweetness: Medium

Wine Type: White Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Mike Weir Winery

Agent: Diageo Canada Inc.

More Vintages: 2012  2010  Add New Vintage 

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Mineral-petrol nose with fleshy ripe peach. A touch a sweetness makes this very food friendly. Great mouth-watering acidity.

Riesling food pairings: Asian dishes, curries.

This was reviewed February 18, 2012 by

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Winner of Best White Wine of the Year at the 2011 All Canadian Wine Championships. This is an absolutely lovely pale-gold Riesling, aromatic with floral, citrus, orchard fruit and petrol notes. Off-dry with a fine backbone of acidity shining through, it offers perfect balance to the fine fruit flavours. The finish is lengthy and citrus-laden, refreshing on the palate. Well-crafted and great value, buy a half-case. You’ll also be supporting the Mike Weir Charitable Foundation which benefits from the profits on the sale of this wine. Score: 4 (out of 5) Source: Susan Desjardins, winecurrent.com
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