Quebec, Canada

Joie Farm

A Noble Blend White Blend 2022

2022 vintage.
Produced in the Alsatian traditional style of Edelzwicker, an aromatic blend.
All hand picked and hand sorted fruit.
50 % Gewurztraminer, 27 % Riesling, 10 % Pinot Auxerrois, 8 % Pinot Gris and 5 % Pinot Blanc.
Bright, shiny straw gold.
Apples, white flowers, ginger and citrus on the nose.
Tangerine, lemon lime, pink grapefruit pith, and honeysuckle flavours.
On the back label of every bottle, they thank all the grape growers by name and location.
— 16 days ago

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Painted Rock

Estate Grown Okanagan Valley Merlot 2015

Luscious dark black fruits with black pepper, dark chocolate and cedar. This wine is like velvet! — 2 months ago

Peller Estates

Icewine Niagara Peninsula Vidal 2019

Deep gold color.
Aromas of brown sugar, candied apricot, marmalade.
Sweet. Flavors of candied orange rind, honey,

Intensity: 4/5
Complexity: 4/5
Balance: 4/5
Finish: 4/5
— 3 months ago

Cave Spring

Niagara Peninsula Riesling 2019

Vista: Paja, limpio, brillante, poco alcohol
Olor: Mantequilla, fruta tropical, miel, durazno, limón real, flor blanca, mineral, anis, cítrico, peras
Boca: Mucha acidez, untuoso, permanencia media, redondo
— 2 months ago

Henry of Pelham Family Estate

Ontario Baco Noir 2021

Another fantastic wine from Ontario. Smooth and silky, black fruit, smoke and cassis. I visited the winery for a tasting and this one is a winner. — 3 months ago


Proprietors' Reserve Niagara Peninsula Icewine Vidal 2019

Deep lemon color.
Aromas of lemon merengue, honey, candied lemon.
Sweet. Flavors of lemon merengue, honey, candied lemon peel. Lacking acidity.

Intensity: 4/5
Complexity: 4/5
Balance: 3/5
Finish: 4/5
— 3 months ago

Black Hills Estate Winery

Carmenere 2019

Ripe blackberry jam, raspberries, green pepper and tomato leaf on the nose and palate. Black pepper and dark chocolate follow. Great now but will age well. — 3 months ago

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Tantalus Vineyards

Okanagan Valley VQA Old Vines Riesling 2020

2020 vintage.
Originally planted in 1978, these are the oldest Riesling vines in British Columbia. The grapes come from a 2 acre north facing vineyard.
Bright, pale green gold colour.
Peach, petrol, wet rock, nectarine and white flowers on the nose.
Crisp, mouth watering acidity.
Lemon and lime rind. Slate, apricot pit, mandarin and white peach flavours.
The last bunches were harvested in late October only 12 hours before first frost and snow with whiteout conditions.
Old Vines Riesling is aged for 2 years in the bottle before release.
— 2 months ago

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Alan Hense

Alan Hense

Nice! My favourite Riesling producer from Okanagan


Icewine Vidal 2019

Medium-deep lemon color.
Aromas of candied apricot, honey, brown sugar.
Sweet. Flavors of candied apricot, candied mango, candied apple, honey.

Intensity: 5/5
Complexity: 5/5
Balance: 4/5
Finish: 5/5
— 3 months ago

Quails' Gate

Okanagan Valley Pinot Noir 2021

Medium ruby color.
Aromas of red delicious, red cherry
Dry. Flavors of red cherry, red delicious, soft spice . Medium, firm tannins. Tart finish.

Intensity: 4/5
Complexity: 2/5
Balance: 4/5
Finish: 5/5
— 3 months ago