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30 Days of Local Wine – Day Twenty: Cooper's Hawk Vineyards, 2010 Riesling With Recipe For Seafood Risotto [PHOTOS]

The 2010 Riesling from Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards is the personal favourite of Cooper’s Hawk staff member, Tracie Gonneau. It is 100% Riesling – an off dry medium bodied wine with hints of Granny Smith apple and petrol on the nose. Plenty of acidity and minerality fill the palate with a long finish of pear. This…


30 Days of Local Wine – Day Twenty Four: Pelee Island Winery, 2009 Lighthouse Riesling VQA Ontario

Refreshing acidity and slight sweetness gives this 2009 Lighthouse Riesling from Pelee Island Winery a good balance and a long aging potential. With a fragrant orchard fresh aroma and a delicate peach bouquet this is a refreshing white wine. Cold fermented to preserve the fresh fruit flavour. Made with an 86% Riesling and 14% Gerwurztraminer…


30 Days of Local Wine – Day Twenty: Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery, 2009 Riesling

This 2009 Reisling from Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery is a winner of a bronze medal at the All Canadian Wine Competition. It has an outstanding nose of lemon grass and citrus. The palate comes in very different from the nose, with a front palate flavour hinting peach and kiwi that gives way to an earthy…


30 Days of Local Wine – Day Eight: Mastronardi Estate Winery, 2008 Brianje Riesling VQA

Mastronardi Estate Winery lovingly dedicate the 2008 Brianje Riesling to the memory of their precious daughter Brittany Alyssa Mastronardi. BriAnjë translates to “Angel Brittany”, who touched so many lives in her short 11 years. This Riesling, which offers a sugar code of 2, will surprise you with its floral aromas that evolve into flavours of…