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Closson Chase K.J. Watson Vineyard Pinot Gris 2018 Wine Review

Closson Chase K.J. Watson Vineyard Pinot Gris 2018

Closson Chase K.J. Watson Vineyard Pinot Gris 2018

Four Mile Creek, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $22.95

Drink: 2020-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Closson Chase

Agent: Closson Chase Vineyards Inc.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Produced by winemaker, Keith Tyers, this is a mouth-watering Pinot Gris rich with ripe stone fruit with bright citrus, and chalky, mineral flavours on the palate. Drink or hold. Pair with a grilled pork tenderloin.

Pinot Gris food pairings: roast chicken, pan fried haddock fillets, pasta with cream sauce, salads.

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This Closson Chase K.J. Watson Vineyard Pinot Gris 2018 was reviewed on August 13, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Pale gold coloured with vibrant aromas of melon, peach and fresh herbs. Primarily fennel, oregano and lemon grass with chalky minerals to note. Flavours reveal cantaloupe, lemon citrus and a touch of honey. Bright acidity with a light body and finish. Minerals stay throughout and lingering alongside some spicy white pepper carrying into the back. Perfect accompaniment for any seafood dishes. Enjoy!
Colin McKone - Sommelier rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review:

Golden straw in colour with aromas of lime, peach and pear. It is medium bodied with lots of mouthwatering acidity with citrus flavours on the palate. This will pair well with seafood, green salads and soft cheeses. Tasted on March 2, 2020 at Taste Ontario in Ottawa.
From Four Mile Creek, Niagara-on-the-Lake wine region, Closson Chase K.J. Watson Vineyard 2018 Pinot Gris is creamy, rich and smooth on the palate with lemon custard, tropical fruit and cake spice flavours balanced with lip-smacking acidity and a briny mineral finish. Aged in stainless-steel tank. - Community Wine Reviews

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