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Angels Gate Snow Angel Riesling Icewine 2013 Wine Review

Angels Gate Snow Angel Riesling Icewine 2013

Angels Gate Snow Angel Riesling Icewine 2013

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

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2014-2021

Bottle size: 200 ml

Alcohol: 9.9%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine


Winery: Angels Gate

Agent: Vintages

Natalie's Score: 93/100

Perfect apricot ice essence of crystalline happiness preserved in a wall of glacial sculpture with fissures of silver beam acidity. Translation: a lovely rich yet refreshing icewine to pair with angel food cake or biscotti.

Riesling Icewine food pairings: crème brûlée, chocolate mousse, fresh field berries in cream, apple dumplings.

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This Angels Gate Snow Angel Riesling Icewine 2013 was reviewed on March 7, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Matt Steeves - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

Sweet and luscious! A gorgeous Riesling Icewine from one of the top Icewine producing regions of the world, Ontario, Canada. Succulent stone fruit, honey, petrol, with spicy notes are all balanced with great acidity leaving a long sweet and clean finish. Enjoy with rich desserts or full flavoured cheese (my favourite for this wine, Blue Haze). Tasted February 2016. 94 points. Matt Steeves - www.quercusvino.ca
Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

Oh so rich and smooth is this Riesling Icewine. Loads of apricot and peach aromas to fill a room. Add to that aromas and flavours of oxidized apple, honey, white blossoms, juicy peach, minerality, sweet baking spices and a lift of petrol. The sweet ending goes on for what seems like forever. Refreshing acidity helps cleanse the palate. I would only pair this with salty cheeses or overly rich desserts. This is dessert on it's own. Follow it with coffee.
Tasted: February 2016
This enticing Niagara dessert wine comes packaged in a gift box. Attractive lemon zest and lime drops. - Community Wine Reviews

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