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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Eighteen: Erie Shore Vineyard, 2008 VQA Cabernet Icewine

The first and only Ice Wine to be featured in 2011’s 30 Days of Local Wine, the 2008 Cabernet Ice Wine from Erie Shore Vineyards has been described by many in two words: pure excellence. Retailing for only $24.95, a teal for Ice Wine, the Cabernet Ice Wine has a (22) sugar code and is…

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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Twelve: Erie Shore Vineyard, 2008 VQA Riesling

A crisp refreshing, dry wine with great apple, grapefruit, pear and peach nose and taste, the 2008 VQA Riesling from Erie Shore Vineyard has great structure and finish. A vintage year. The 2008 Riesling is aged in stainless steel by winemaker Harvey Hollingshead and has a (0) sugar code. Best served at 10-15C (50F), the…

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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Seven: Erie Shore Vineyard, 2010 VQA Cabernet

Aged in stainless steel and French oak, 2010 Erie Shore Vineyard VQA Cabernet is a lovely dry red wine, rich, with dark fruit, currant, berry and good tannic structure. A vintage Essex County red year. Witha  sugar code of (0), this wine will match great with grilled or roast red meats, game birds, chicken, turkey, vegetables, pizza…

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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Two: Erie Shore Vineyard, VQA 2007 Vintage Zweigelt

Erie Shore Vineyard winemaker Harvey Hollingshead aged this VQA 2007 Vintage Zweigelt in French Oak for 18 months, then stainless steel. This Austrian bred grape produces a medium bodied wine with good acidity, soft tannins and a distinctive red color and black pepper, spice and currant flavours. The sugar code for this wine is (0) and…

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