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50th Parallel Estate 2016 Riesling

Selectively hand harvested and whole bunch pressed with elongated skin contact in press. Cold settled and fermented icy cold for an extended period to bring out minerality and preserve acidic freshness. Fermentation was stopped with slight residual sweetness to balance the acidity. Don’t let this wine evaporate in it’s first release year. Be disciplined and hide some behind your French Burgundy in your cellar for 4-5 years to see what rewards this top medal winner will reveal.

 Producer 50th Parallel Estate
 Region Okanagan Valley
 Country Canada
 Varietals Riesling
 Vintage 2016

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Varietal Facts

Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Riesling | Just Wine
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Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Riesling

An introductory guide to Riesling wine. Everything you need to know about the grape variety including flavour, food pairings and growing regions...
Try Reisling Wine if You Like Chenin Blanc.   Overview of Riesling Wine A variety of styles from bone dry to very sweet. High in acidity and very aromatic.   How To Pronounce the grape Reisling: REES-ling   Why We Like Riesling Wine It’s complex and varies depending on the region and the winemaking...
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Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 301: Riesling

Now that you’ve read the introductory guide to the Riesling wine varietal, it’s time to dig deeper into the Vitus vinifera grape variety.
Click Here for the Introductory Guide to Riesling   Riesling (Vitis vinifera var ‘Riesling’) A very aromatic vitis vinifera grape variety that originate in the Rhine region of Germany. Pronounced ‘REEce-ling’   Specific Regions where Pinot Noir Grapes Are Grown Mosel, Germany is known for producing...

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50th Parallel Estate
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50th Parallel Estate

Lake Country, British Columbia, Canada Lake Country, British Columbia, Canada

  Curtis Krouzel and Sheri-Lee Turner-Krouzel along with their highly skilled team have created a world-class wine destination only 15 minutes from the Kelowna airport by crafting international award winning wines while hosting five-star events and unique catered dining experiences. In 2018, they opened...

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