Gray Monk Gewurztraminer 2008, VQA Okanagan Valley

Gewurztraminer Gewurztraminer
British Columbia, Canada

$19.95 (321588)

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September 04, 2010

Critic Reviews (2)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Gray Monk’s forte is aromatic whites from its steep, lake side vineyards on the 50th degree of latitude. This off-dry...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Here's a pleasantly zesty, moderate alcohol example of gewürztraminer, with the expected floral, spice and lychee...

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Jason Edwards is thevinoboy.com!

Most unique to this wine is an odd yellow-green hue in the glass. A beautifully complex bouquet of Mandarin oranges and ripe plantains. Chilled to optimum serving temperature, the crisp burst on the tongue is followed by a delicate sweetness of buckwheat honey and Demerara sugar. The classic spice of the Gewürztraminer, like a generous dash of black pepper and all-spice compliment the mouth-filling ampleness of this varietal.

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