Tag: Chardonnay

Sip & Savour Ontario – Dean Tudor, Wine Writer

Filed in News, Wine Reviews on July 22, 2013

Sip & Savour Ontario (locally grown food paired with VQA wines, June 19 The Date and Time: Wednesday, June 19, 2013   6:30 PM to 10 PM The Event: Sip & Savour Ontario (locally grown food paired with VQA wines) The Venue: Fermenting Cellar, Distillery District The Target Audience: consumers, wine media The Availability/Catalogue: the catalogue […]

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CREW 2011 Chardonnay – Gary Killops, Essex Wine Review

Filed in Wine Reviews on June 28, 2013
CREW 2011 Chardonnay – Gary Killops, Essex Wine Review

   4.33 Overall Score Winemaker’s Notes: A citrus and apple nose heralds this fruit-driven unoaked Chardonnay that is refreshment in a glass. Honey Crisp apples and Bosc pear coupled on the palate with pleasing minerality, balance this crisp and bright white wine. Pair with cream based dishes, summer salads, seafood and more. VQA Lake Erie North […]

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CREW 2010 Chardonnay Review – Gary Killops, Essex Wine Review

Filed in Wine Reviews on December 31, 2011
CREW 2010 Chardonnay Review – Gary Killops, Essex Wine Review

4.00 Overall Score Winemaker’s Notes: Our racy white chardonnay begins with an enticing nose of ripe green apple and orange blossom. Dry and crisp, this white wine follows through with a substantial hint of apple and pear, laced with lime. The firm minerality comprises a startlingly refreshing finish. A citris and apple nose hearalds this […]

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CREW Is On The Money – Robert K. Stephen (CSW), Windsor Square

Filed in Wine Reviews on November 10, 2011

(WINDSOR, ON) – We recently covered the 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon from Colchester Ridge Estate Winery (“CREW”) and it was very good indeed meriting a Windsor Square Rating of 91/100. To be sure about this rating I tasted it again against a 2008 Chateau Pontensac from the Medoc in Bordeaux. CREW left it in the dust…meemp […]

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