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Pillitteri Estates Winery Gewurztraminer Riesling 2009 Wine Review

Pillitteri Estates Winery Gewurztraminer Riesling 2009

Pillitteri Estates Winery Gewurztraminer Riesling 2009

Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario VQA, Canada

Community Score: 90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $13.00

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(EXPIRES June 18, 2016)

Drink: 2010-2014

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 11.5%

Sweetness: Medium Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Pillitteri Estates Winery

Agent: Pillitteri Estates

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A blend of 54% Gewurztraminer and 45% Riesling with a small dosage of 1% Riesling icewine. This is a brilliant wine with classic aromas of rose petal, lychee and lime zest. It's zippy and refreshing yet deeply flavoured. Lovely!

Gewurztraminer Riesling food pairings: Asian cuisine, seafood, curry.

This Pillitteri Estates Winery Gewurztraminer Riesling 2009 was reviewed on July 20, 2010 by

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  • LCBO
  • 349126
  • $13.00
  • 6460 bottles
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A finely crafted blend expressing true Gewurztraminer characters of white grapefruit, a touch of lavender with delicate bubble gum nuances, coupled with apricot and passionfruit traits. The palate explodes with additional flavors of lemon rind, pineapple and a desirable minerality. With a wonderful richness brought about by the Riesling Icewine dosage, which balances the racy acidity, this wine is sure to please any drinker. Enclosed under screw-cap to ensure freshness and crispness.

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