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The Foreign Affair Winery Riesling 2009 Wine Review

The Foreign Affair Winery Riesling 2009

The Foreign Affair Winery Riesling 2009

V.Q.A., Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 4.6/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2012-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 11.4%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: The Foreign Affair Winery

Agent: The Foreign Affair Winery

Product: 127290

More Vintages: 2007   Add New Vintage

Natalie's Score: 93/100

Wonderfully rich and concentrated yet refreshing and crisp too: it's got it all! Lemon-lanolin and stone on the nose. Intense lemon and lime zest on the palate with mouth-watering juiciness for a wide range of dishes. Liquid lovely!

Riesling food pairings: sushi, paprika chicken, turkey dinner with a spicy stuffing.

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This was reviewed March 30, 2013 by

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Pat rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

The 2010 - Sweet, and raisiny - it paired really well with blue cheese and nuts.
This wine is made with 20% dried grapes in the Venetian appassimento method. Complex notes of candied citrus, lime peel, green apple, pear, peach nectar and minerality set the stage for a richly textured wine with a good interplay of fresh and candied fruits and a nice mineral backbone. Complex, layered finish. An attractive touch of petrol signals the early stages of this wine’s evolution. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Jan.
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