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Henry of pelham Family Tree 2016 Wine Review

Henry of pelham Family Tree 2016

Henry of pelham Family Tree 2016

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

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 6

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2018-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Medium

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Henry of Pelham Winery

Agent: Henry Of Pelham Family Est. Winery

Natalie's Score: 91/100

So vibrant, pretty and floral! This Niagara white wine blend of Viognier 40%, Chardonnay 30%, Gewurztraminer 15% and Chardonnay Musque 15% grapes delivers way beyond it's modest price point. Perfect for mild to medium curries and spices as well as a chilled aperitif.

Food pairings: roast chicken, spicy pasta dishes, shrimp tempura, grilled salmon.

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This Henry of pelham Family Tree 2016 was reviewed on March 3, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Big and bold on the nose and palate. Full bodied, balanced medium plus acidity, medium alcohol. Nutmeg, allspice and floral on the nose. On the palate, ripe banana, clove, floral. Pairs well with Thai green curry with eggplant and sweet basil. Easily enjoyable on its own likewise. Tasted 2016 vintage in March 2018. Well done. 91 points
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Stonefruit and floral aromas with peach, honey and lemon notes on the palate. Pair with shellfish or grilled whitefish.
Emilie Ryan rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A great all-round white.…
Presentation: A colourful, distinctive label
Appearance: Pale gold
Nose: Medium-pronounced nose with notes of tropical fruit (bananas, lychee), white flowers and honey
Taste: Dry, full body, high acidity, low tannins, and brioche, cinnamon, Christmas spices, lemon rind
Finish: long brioche finish
Overall impression: An interesting white wine, which could be good for contemplation, sipping, or paired with chicken, white sauce pastas, or grilled vegetables.
Value: 4/5
Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Mineral notes and aromas of tropical fruit, lychee, peach, and honey. On the palate, it is very tart with lemon flavours and hints of minerality seeping through. A nice blend!

Tasted February 2018
Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier reviewed this wine as follows:

Interesting blend. The aromas show prominent vanilla, nutmeg and baked apple notes that remind of me freshly baked bread pudding. The palate is dry and medium-bodied with lasting cinnamon and nutmeg spiced baked apple, pear and white citrus flavours. Overall a great wine with juicy acidity. It would be interesting to try with winter spiced pear and apple bread pudding. You never know...
Tasted March 2018 by @sommsosa
What a great value on this Henry of Pelham's Family Tree 2016, Niagara white wine blend of 40% Viognier, 30% Chardonnay, 15% each of Gewurztraminer and Chardonnay Musque. White florals on the nose and on the palate, ripe golden apple and stonefruit with balanced acidity. Pair with mild curries, grilled chicken breast and fresh seafood dishes. - Community Wine Reviews

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