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88 • Peller Estates 2007 "Heritage Series", Riesling, Okanagan Valley$10.50. Best Buy.
Pale golden straw color. Aromas of flan, baked peach, and bubblegum wrapper follow through on a thin entry to a dryish light-to-medium body with honey, green apple skin, and wet limestone notes on the breezy finish. Pair with mussels. (tasted on Mar-18-2009)
87 • Magnotta 2007 Medium Dry, Riesling, Niagara Peninsula $7.17.
Aromas of floral bath oil, flint, rubber sap, and crushed green apple follow through on a soft entry to a fruity light-to-medium body with nectarine skin, rubber band, and smoky mineral flourishes. Finishes with a tangy, citrus, apple skin, and slate accented fade. Nice; pair with spicy grilled shrimp. (tasted on Mar-18-2009)
86 • Magnotta 2006 Medium Dry Special Reserve, Riesling, Niagara Peninsula $10.05. Best Buy.
Golden straw color. Aromas of gunflint, apple sauce, pineapple, and praline follow through on a soft entry to a fruity light-to-medium body with nice delicate smoky mineral notes and a crisp sandstone and apple skin accented finish. A lovely innocent aperitif. (tasted on Mar-18-2009)
84 • Peller Estates 2007 "Family Series", Riesling, Niagara Peninsula$8.70.|Find-a-Wine|
Silver straw color. Delicate aromas of lime powder, almond praline, and rubber follow through on a brisk entry to a tart, dry light body with nectarine pit and dried grass notes on the quick, powdery chalk eraser tinged finish. (tasted on Mar-18-2009)