Cave Spring Estate Riesling 2010, VQA Beamsville Bench, Niagara Peninsula
This is Cave Spring’s mid-priced estate grown riesling. It has a fully ripen nose of pear/pineapple fruit, with well...
This is a classic Niagara riesling with an elegant fruity palate and gentle aromas of grapefruit, apple with...
One of the better examples of 2010 Ontario riesling, Cave Spring's in an archetypical example, with bright...
Critic Reviews (3)
Community Reviews (4)
Light honey gold hue and fresh aromas. Apple and lemon citrus dominate the initial palate and then a kaleidoscope of ripe fruit in a long finish. This wine manages to negotiate a lovely truce between it's off dry style, crisp acidity and tangible minerality. Sipped nicely on its own before dinner and then rocked with a pork chop topped with sweetened braised red cabbage and apple compote.
Enjoyed this with our Xmas turkey. Lemon-lime and green apple aromas and palate. Great acidity to offset the subtle sweetness. Nice medium long finish. A great pairing.
LCBO Wine Appreciation- Canada 1/8
-silver tinged, watery yellow- cool climate riesling
-fruit, pear, grapefruit, sweet, green apple
-mouthwatering, balanced, good but would not purchase for the price.
-not especially good value