Tantalus Vineyards

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.
— 10 months ago

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Alan Hense

Nice! My favourite Riesling producer from Okanagan

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Okanagan Valley VQA Chardonnay 2016

One of the best Canadian chards I’ve tried. A hint of oak but really well balanced and its own beast, not trying to impersonate any other region. Tasted at AnnaLena restaurant in Vancouver. — 6 years ago

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Serious grip in retro. A very nice partition that might become a grand symphony in 5-7 years #bestofokanagan #canadianwine — 6 years ago

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cheers Philippe Cheers 🍷🇨🇦

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