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Featherstone Winery Gewurztraminer 2011 Wine Review

Featherstone Winery Gewurztraminer 2011

Featherstone Winery Gewurztraminer 2011

VQA, Twenty Mile Bench, Ontario, Canada

Community Score:93/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2012-2014

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Featherstone

Agent: Featherstone Winery

Natalie's Score: 93/100

Vintages Wine Panel: The "G" wine, as it's known at Featherstone, is a benchmark for Gew├╝rztraminer in Niagara. It captures the typical perfumed aromas of rosewater, spices and lychee fruit leading to a dry, medium-bodied wine with a soft texture and an exotic flavour profile. This is an expressive beauty to simply enjoy as a refreshing summer sipper on the patio. My note: This is an extraordinary wine, and perhaps the best Canadian gewurztraminer that I've tasted. It's luscious with an incredible viscous texture that wraps around your tongue. Lovely aromas of rose petal and lychee. Double yum.

Gewurztraminer food pairings: Asian dishes, vegetarian entrees or roast chicken, spicy, but not-too-hot Thai, Indian or Chinese dishes.

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This Featherstone Winery Gewurztraminer 2011 was reviewed on June 22, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

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This wine has everything going for it - intense perfumed rosewater aromas,a little spice (licorice and lavender) and zesty, grapefruit freshness.

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