Quails' Gate Chenin Blanc 2013, VQA Okanagan Valley

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Chenin Blanc Chenin Blanc
British Columbia, Canada

$18.99 (280767)

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Critic Reviews (8)

DJ Kearney
DJ Kearney

Rainwater fresh, green-apple juicy, this chenin shows the generous Okanagan 2013 vintage in a delicious way:...

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

Lots of lemon, pear, honeydew melon, pineapple and honey on the nose. The palate has intense grapefruit, mandarin...

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National Wine Awards of Canada
National Wine Awards of Canada

Aggregate final score from judges at the 2014 National Wine Awards of Canada. June 2014

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Dry, fresh, clean and linear, this modern chenin blanc is certainly not flowery or overripe. Mineral-driven, quite...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

These chenin vines, nearing 20 years of age, are planted on the winery's sloping estate soils, rich in volcanic rock...

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

I'm excited about the new Quails' Gate as it moves away from the good but austere style of winemaker Grant Stanley...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a lovely, fresh chenin that is detailed and nicely balanced, if not hugely complex. If you bring a Loire...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A chenin blanc (with 9% sauvignon blanc), made in a clean and open style, lightly oxidative, with tight structure,...

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