8th Generation 2007 Riesling Dry

Clear medium gold appearance, citrus floral nose. Slightly off dry (despite the name) with honey-apricot, slate, and grapefruit notes with a nice balance in the acidity. The best BC Riesling I’ve tasted in a while, probably since the 2007 Joie. About CAD$20 at Village VQA Wines. See 8th Generation Vineyard.

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  1. 8th Generation Riesling Classic 2011 - Sharp Rich North Says:

    [...] but not as much of a standout as some of their previous efforts (see my notes on the 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009). 11.9% alcohol. $25 at Kitsilano Wine Cellar. See 8th Generation Vineyard and [...]

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