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Reif Estate Winery Reserve Riesling 2017 Wine Review

Reif Estate Winery Reserve Riesling 2017

Reif Estate Winery Reserve Riesling 2017

Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 7

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Price: $20.15

Drink: 2018-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Reif Estate Winery

Agent: Reif Estate Winery

Natalie's Score: 93/100

A gorgeous, mouth-watering Niagara Riesling with aromas of lime, lemongrass, chives and wet stone. A deep core of minerality. Light-bodied yet bursting with flavour. Pair with fresh seafood.

Riesling food pairings: lighter fare like fish, poultry and vegetarian dishes, spicier food, Chinese or Thai.

This Reif Estate Winery Reserve Riesling 2017 was reviewed on December 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

  • AGLC
  • 759070

Reviews and Ratings

Simon Chen rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

really reminiscent of German Riesling. Floral, citrus, tropical fruits on the nose but on the palate, it's dry, acidic and tingling minerality. Great riesling from the Niagara region!!
Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Aromas of candied orange zest, tropical fruit, and slight almond.
Bright acidity on the palate with lemon, pineapple, and clementine flavours with a gentle almond finish. Very nice product!

Tasted July 2018
L.J. Palmer rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Taste of Ontario 2019 @ Ottawa: Aromatic and zesty, dry and light bodied. Wonderful aromas of lemon and lime with a hint of white floral and wet stone. Tastes of lemon and lemon pith with minerality; a great choice for summer and seafood.
Colette Martin rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Fresh citrus and orange zest on the nose that repeats on the palate. Incredible acidity and zesty citrus that continues through a medium long finish with undertones of minerality.
Courtney Flood rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Lime zest, green apple, peach and honeydew melon with undertones of dill, this wine is light in body and has a very brisk racy acidity. Perfect seafood wine, like poached halibut or seared scallop.
Wineboy rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Highly aromatic Riesling with peaches and petrol. Tastes older than the label indicates. Drink now...

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