What is a late autumn Riesling?
This elegant late autumn off dry Riesling is perfectly balanced with notes of lime, apricot and lush tropical fruit. This delicious wine has been carefully crafted from the best vineyards across the Niagara peninsula.
Is Inniskillin Riesling sweet?
This wine offers some sweetness which provides a soft mouthfeel and tropical and citrus flavours. The balancing acidity refreshes the palate on the finish.
What kind of wine is Inniskillin?
Inniskillin is a Canadian winery located in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario. Inniskillin, which is mainly noted for its icewine production, has played an important pioneering role in the modern Canadian wine industry….Inniskillin.
|Varietals||Vidal (grape), Riesling, Cabernet Franc|
Who started Inniskillin Winery?
The site of this 30 acre vineyard is located on Line 3, across from the existing winery and was purchased in 1978 by Albrecht Seeger and his family who still operate it. Donald Ziraldo and Karl Kaiser founded Inniskillin Wines Inc.
What countries make ice wine?
Icewine – or ‘Eiswein’ – is a type of sweet wine, originally made in Germany and Austria, but also more recently in Canada and China. The grapes are left on the vine into the winter, and eventually the water in the grapes will freeze.
Is Jackson Triggs chardonnay oaked?
The Chardonnay is aged in French oak for 4 months to develop creaminess and vanilla notes, balanced with citrus and tropical flavours, for a wine of the finest quality.
Is Inniskillin a good wine?
Light to medium bodied with light, chalky tannins, vibrant berry flavours on the palate, and a dusty, smoky finish. Enjoy with pork or duck. Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review: A beautiful pale ruby coloured Niagara Pinot Noir with a cherry red fruit driven, earthy wet forest bouquet.
How do you drink Inniskillin Icewine?
How to Drink Icewine | 5 Easy Steps
- When sipping, avoid icewine contact with the tip of your tongue.
- Take bigger sips.
- Incorporate air and swish the icewine around your mouth.
- Let the sip linger on your palate.
- Let your palate rest.
Is Inniskillin wine good?
Inniskillin’s rendition is sweet and concentrated to be sure, but also balanced, genuinely good wine.
Which countries make Icewine?
Germany and Austria continue to produce Eiswein but their moderate European winters do not always provide the cold weather needed to freeze the grapes. German immigrants to Canada carried on the tradition of Eiswein in their new country, with Icewine being made in British Columbia and Ontario beginning in the 1970s.