Cave Spring Estate Riesling 2011, VQA Beamsville Bench, Niagara Peninsula

Riesling Riesling
Ontario, Canada

$17.95 (286377)

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Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a terrific 2011 riesling - narrow, juicy and taut and bursting with flavour. It has a fairly lifted nose...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A highly appealing and distinctive riesling with a touch of sweetness and plenty of zesty citrus fruit. Notable...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A classic, lean, tightly wound Niagara riesling, with firm, incisive acids balanced by the merest pinch of residual...

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Community Reviews (1)

David Brodati
David Brodati

Cave Spring has always done Niagara Riesling very well and their Beamsville Bench 2011 is no exception. More racy and nervy compared to 2010 given the vintage, but that's ok for Riesling. Strong acidity and minerality offset the citrus fruit and make this a really food friendly wine. January 2014.

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