Tawse Gamay Noir 2011
|V.Q.A., Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada|
Natalie's Score: 88/100
Community Score: 4.4/5
Community Reviews: 2
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Product #: 322545
Wine Type: Red Wine
Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Tawse Winery Inc.
Agent: Tawse Winery Inc.
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Tawse Gamay Noir 2011 Wine Review
Peppery back cherry on the nose with great vibrancy and juiciness on the palate. Medium-bodied and lively. Drink with grilled chicken. Gamay Noir food pairings: lamb burgers, cedar-planked salmon. Luscious Lamb Wine
This Tawse Gamay Noir 2011 was reviewed March 2, 2013 by Natalie MacLean
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|Drink Wine and Giggle Gals rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:|
In 1395 the Duke of Burgundy referred to gamay noir as a wine of "very great and horrible harshness". Evidently the good Duke had not experienced Tawse Gamay Noir, a light and lovely red that the Drink Wine and Giggle Gals like to pair with frisbees, cheese and charcuterie at our annual girlfriend picnic by the lake.
|Winner of top winery honours at the Wine Access Canadian Wine Awards for three years running, Tawse offers their first-ever Gamay with this 2011 vintage. Concentrated aromas of cherry, red plum and brambly raspberry are all equally well represented on the palate. A clean, bright acidity provides tangy lift. This lithe and lively Gamay is loaded with character and has the pluck to cellar 2-3 years. Taste it tonight. Medium-bodied & Fruity. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Jan. 2013|
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