Category Archives: CANADA

Pillitteri Vidal Icewine 2016

Pillitteri Estates Winery, Icewine, VQA Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada, 2016 On VQA Niagara on-the-Lake, and its parent appellation VQA Niagara Peninsula. On vidal. This wine: lot No. L210817, varietal (legally >=85%) vidal, icewine, coated natural cork closure, 11% abv, 375 ml, … Continue reading

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Niagara Pinot Noir 2015

Southbrook, Triomphe, Pinot noir, VQA Niagara Peninsula, Canada, 2015 On VQA (Vintners Quality Alliance) Niagara Peninsula VQA, amongst other things, means that the wine is made from 100% grapes from the designated area, in this case the Niagara Peninsula. As … Continue reading

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Trius Vidal Icewine 2013

Trius, Icewine, Vidal, VQA Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada, 2013 Vidal is a thick-skinned French hybrid, which suits late harvest ice wines, for which Canada is well-known. Compared to riesling based ice wines, those made from vidal do not have the … Continue reading

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