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Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery Named Varietal Blends-White 2010 Wine Review

Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery Named Varietal Blends-White 2010

Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery Named Varietal Blends-White 2010

VQA Niagara Peninsula, ON, Canada

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Price: $16.75

Drink: 2012-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 12.9%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery

Agent: Trialto Wine Group Ltd.

Product: 260414

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2010 Sand & Gravel York Road

Vitals
Blend: 49% Chardonnay, 29% Riesling, 17% Sauvignon Blanc, 5% Musque
Appellation: Niagara Peninsula
Sugar Code: 0, 4.2 g/L residual sugar
Alcohol: 12.5%
Cases Produced: 863
Release Date: October 2011

Notes from the Winemaker
Weighted Brix at Harvest: 20.52°
pH:
TA:
Oak: neutral French oak
Bottled: June 2011

Tasting Notes
Eye: Pale Lemon
Nose:
Palate: Lime, orange, starfruit, hints of barrel notes
Body: Light-Medium
Acidity: Lively (very food friendly)
Finish: Very clean with lemon/lime notes
Drink: Now until 2014

Final Words
Ravine’s second white assemblage takes a tasty step forward with this release. A wonderfully aromatic white with enough structure to make it hearty yet still maintain its fresh and easygoing drinkability.

About Ravine Vineyard
A 34 acre Estate farm whose origins date back to 1867 as a tender fruit farm. Established as an Estate Winery in late 2008, Ravine is a Wine Council of Ontario recognized sustainable winery, focusing on ultra premium wines. The Estate property is biodynamically farmed, producing certified organic grapes while sourced grapes are carefully selected from local growing partners. Winemakers Peter Gamble and Shauna White have developed an elegant portfolio of Bordeaux reds and Burgundian whites showcasing the uniqueness of Ravine’s terroir.

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