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Harper's Trail ' Silver Mane Block' Riesling, British Columbia
90 Points

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Vintage: 2012
BC Private Wine Stores: $20.0 + price will vary
Winery: $20.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -585489
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WineScores' Review

Harper's Trail is pioneering the Kamloops wine region with their Thadd Springs Vineyard along the South Thompson River. Owned by Ed and Vicki Collett, this wine was made at the Okanagan Crush Pad in Summerland by chief winemaker Michael Bartier.
At only 8.5% alcohol, this is one great off-dry sipper.
The nose offers apricot and peaches, wild honey, yellow apples and spring flowers. It has a fantastic mouthfeel, which is both tangy and lush at the same time. Here, lime and stonefruit, apples and quince vie for your attention. It has lovely freshness, a dollop of sweetness and very good concentration with a racy, mouthwatering finish.

Recommended Pairings
Spicy Food, Cheese - Semi Hard / Medium , Patio Sippers, Seafood/Fish, White Meat Chicken/Pork, Sushi

©copyright 2012 Daenna Van Mulligen
Wine Scores reviewed - 2013-11-06 17:54:33.0


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