Vieni Aglianico 2011, VQA Vinemount Ridge, Niagara Peninsula

Other Red Other Red
Ontario, Canada

$22.75 (368233)

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February 15, 2014

Critic Reviews (4)

Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Stretching intellectual and geographical limits are needed to filter pleasure from the globetrotting transplantation...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Aglianico in Niagara certainly seems ambitious but I admire this rather ballsy attempt. However, the result is just...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

The back label tries to draw some connection between Campania and Niagara, but really? There is good colour and some...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

It's daring to grow a grape, which is at home in warm southern Italy, in Niagara's coolest sub-appellation. But...

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Community Reviews (1)

Brad Mate
Brad Mate

This is gorgeous juice…I love the silky texture. It’s an appassimento style of Aglianico that I believe works rather well here in Niagara. It offers a softness and a roundness to the wine to offset the aggressive acids. It’s packed with wild herbs and spiced cherries. I really enjoyed sipping this wine at Cuvee.

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