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Peller Estates Signature Series Riesling Icewine 2019 Wine Review

Peller Estates Signature Series Riesling Icewine 2019

Peller Estates Signature Series Riesling Icewine 2019

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

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $39.95

Drink: 2021-2040

Bottle size: 200 ml

Alcohol: 10.5%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine


Winery: Peller Estates

Agent: Andrew Peller Limited

More Vintages: 2017  2016 

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Reviews and Ratings

L.J. Palmer rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Lusciously sweet ice wine, aromas of caramelized pineapple, dried apricot, peach and mango with a floral note. It tastes like heaven in the glass, luscious sweetness balanced by tangy acidity with flavours of honeyed apricot, ripe peach, caramelized pineapple and candied lemon. Good with blue cheese!
Christian Marcoux rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Heaven in a bottle and near imposible to share, the Peller Estate Riesling Ice Wine 2019 delivers aromas of cooked apricot, juicy peach, marmelade, honeysuckle, ginger and brioche. This sweet nectar offers a light body, a zest of acidity and a heavenly coating finish. Palate: pineapple, ripe peach, orange zest, honey, saline and graham cracker. Enjoy!
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Aromas of pear, lemon and pineapple, and hints of carmelized sugar. Full bodied and luscious on the palate with rich fruit and warm sugar and honey, along with balancing, bright acidity. Enjoy with fruit tarts or creme brule.
Craig Haynes - WSET3 FWS SWS IWS rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

The Peller Estates 2019 Riesling Ice Wine is a versatile creation. Harvested at minus 10 degrees Celsius in Ontario’s Niagara Peninsula appellation, this ice wine’s signature is tangerine, green pear and honey notes from its aromas to its lingering finish. This wine feels lovely - lush, full bodied, sweet with a big dose of right touch acidity. For me, this creation is versatile because I’d serve it as an aperitif, along side dessert and in cocktails as a substitute for vermouth. Enjoy.

Reviewed December 2021
Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A rich golden coloured icewine that is fragrant on the nose with delicious notes of apricot, honey, bruised apple, candied pineapple, fruitcake, lemon, orange marmalade, and almond.

The palate follows the nose in the form of a tangy and sweet, luxurious nectar. Concentrated notes of apricot, tart lemon, orange marmalade, honey, and hazelnut. The flavours linger.

Food pairing: fruit custard pie, or try with a cheese platter that includes Roquefort or Stilton, hazelnut and dried fruit.

Tasted December 2021

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