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Tzafona Cellars Riesling 2017 Wine Review

Tzafona Cellars Riesling 2017

Tzafona Cellars Riesling 2017

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

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2019-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Medium

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Tzafona Cellars

Agent: Trajectory Beverage Partners

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A soft, light-bodied Niagara Riesling with mild acidity. Tzafona translates to northward in the ancient Hebrew language. This kosher Riesling offers aromas of golden apple and white pear. Match with seafood.

Riesling food pairings: pork schnitzels, grilled lemon-herb chicken, mildly spiced dishes.

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This Tzafona Cellars Riesling 2017 was reviewed on September 16, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Lovely, light and refreshing. Aromas of golden apple, pear, and mineral hints. Lighter bodied on the palate, off dry with hints of citrus and stone fruit on the palate, balanced with medium acidity and some mineral hints. Enjoy with chicken or fish dishes.
Craig Haynes - WSET3 FWS SWS IWS rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Crafted from riesling grown in Ontario’s Niagara Peninsula appellation, this kosher white wine displayed light touch features. Hushed aromas and flavours of citrus and stone fruit. Light bodied. Lighter side acidity, too. Don’t like bold style riesling? Try this. Enjoy.

Reviewed on September 10, 2020
From the Niagara Peninsula, Tzafona Cellar Cold Climate 2017 Kosher Riesling is fresh with crisp green apple, lemon zest and stone fruit flavours on the palate. In the ancient Hebrew tongue, the word "Tzafona" means "northward" - appropriate for where the Riesling grapes are grown. - Community Wine Reviews

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