Taste Community Grown – Prince Edward County – September 24, 2016

Taste Community Grown – Prince Edward County – September 24, 2016

Visiting Prince Edward County is one of my favorite things to do regardless of season. My biggest challenge on any visit to the County is finding a way to cram as much into the day as possible. Without careful planning you can easily spend the day in a car having only made a few stops at wineries … and that doesn’t even factor in finding a place to eat. This past weekend I stopped by…

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January 16 – 2012 Inniskillin Montague Vineyard Pinot Noir – 2012 Gilmour Orus

January 16 – 2012 Inniskillin Montague Vineyard Pinot Noir – 2012 Gilmour Orus

2012 Inniskillin Montague Vineyard Pinot Noir – Vintages 997353 – $29.95 – ****+ – Right away when you pour this wine you will get sucked in with floral aromas and bright ripe cherry. This wine is both intense and elegant at the same time. The flavours are tons of cherry with a finish that has a slight earth note but more spice mingled in there. This is the sort of wine that I say shouldn’t be…

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November 28 – 2011 Feathersone Joy Cuvée Sparkling – 2012 Karlo Gilmour Corazon

November 28 – 2011 Feathersone Joy Cuvée Sparkling – 2012 Karlo Gilmour Corazon

2011 Featherstone Joy Premium Cuvée Sparkling – Vintages 310334 – $34.95 – ****1/2 –  Joy is a perfect name for a sparkling wine. Try to open a bottle and not smile, I dare you. Made purely from Chardonnay and sealed with a crown cap this is one of my favorite sparkling wines in the province. The nose is rising bread with vanilla, lemon and lime the flavours match. There is a nice creamy texture on…

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