13th Street Gamay Noir 2013, VQA Niagara Peninsula

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Gamay Gamay
Ontario, Canada

$19.95 (177824)

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91 pts
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April 30, 2016

Critic Reviews (7)

Nadia  Fournier
Nadia Fournier

Beautiful fruit quality in this gamay signed Jean-Pierre Colas. Obviously derived from ripe grapes, but very right...

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National Wine Awards of Canada
National Wine Awards of Canada

Aggregate final score from judges at the 2015 National Wine Awards of Canada. June 2015.

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Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

One of my favourite gamays from Niagara. Richly textured, a hint of oak adds some spice and ripe, easy drinking...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Four months has upped the funk for '13, with tar and bitters still and thick as summer air. Rich and ripe, notable...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Nicely structured, with ripe fruit and fine tannin-acid balance. Some earthy-clay notes add depth and interest. Great...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a quite complex and interesting traditionally fermented gamay with quite lifted cran-currant cherry fruit,...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

This gamay has begun to lose some freshness since last year when it won an impressive Platinum award from the...

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Community Reviews (4)

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Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

Savoury medium intensity nose with meat, charcuterie, dark berry, smoke and beet aromas. It's light-to-medium bodied with red cherry and earthy flavours on the palate, low in tannin, fresh acids and medium-to-long finish. Tasted Sept/2015.

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