Tinhorn Creek Gewürztraminer 2012 Wine Review

Tinhorn Creek Gewürztraminer 2012
V.Q.A., Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada
Community Score: 4.5/5
Community Reviews: 3
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Product #: 904185
BC Product #: 530675

Price: $24.95
Alcohol: 13%
Drink: 2013-2017
Sweetness: Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml
Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Tinhorn Creek
Agent: Vinexx
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Natalie's Score: 92/100

Classic gewurz! Rose petal, spice and lychee. Very nice: balanced yet not overdone. Yay!

Gewürztraminer food pairings: pan-seared scallops, spicy pork, turkey dinner.

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This was reviewed November 23, 2013 by

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Sean O'Regan Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Nov 21, 2013: Blind tasting NCSG Vintages pre-release. Pale straw, floral, pear, apricot, citrus, spicy and cotton candy nose. Orchard and citrus fruit and spicy on the palate with a fennel note on a medium warm finish.
Matt Steeves, Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Candied lemon, tangerine, orange blossom, lychee, and flint on the nose. Medium weight, refreshing tangerine and stone fruit on the palate.
Southern Okanagan produces great aromatic whites (amongst many other styles) and this is a great example here.
Tinhorn Creek pride themselves on conscientious sustainability, from how they treat water to how they treat their people. Obviously they also know how to treat their grapes - this Gewürz is bursting with healthy doses of ripe citrus, orchard blossoms, botanicals and grated ginger. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Oct. 2013

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