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Sperling Vineyards Old Vines Riesling 2014 Wine Review

Sperling Vineyards Old Vines Riesling 2014

Sperling Vineyards Old Vines  Riesling 2014

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia VQA, Canada

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $34.00

Drink: 2017-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 11.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Sperling Vineyards

Agent: Cru Wine Merchants

Natalie's Score: 95/100

Another gorgeous wine from winemaker Ann Sperling. The Riesling grapes for this BC white wine grow on old vines that were panted in 1978. The depth and concentration shows in the wine. Aromas of peach, apricot and wet stone. Pair with seafood and shellfish.

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This Sperling Vineyards Old Vines Riesling 2014 was reviewed on July 5, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Julian Park rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Not released until 2 years in the bottle has passed. Most years, harvested at 20.5 to 21.5 Brix and 10 g/L acidity. Fruit hand-harvested cool in late-fall, then the bunches were sorted and destemmed with a 4-6 hour cold soak before gentle pressing. Slightly settled juice is fermented cool with non-aromatic and wild yeast in stainless steel to desired dryness when fermentation is halted.

Ann's flagship wine. A fruity Halbtrocken style Riesling, pale gold in colour.  Aromas of white peach, lemon and lime with a hint of floral rose. On the palate green apple and peach with well-balanced acid and minerality. This wine will age well and is strong enough to accompany even blue cheese.

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