Daniel

Cost: $40.35 (Clearance $32.15)
Grape Variety: Viognier
Category: White Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: Canada
Region: Niagara Peninsula
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Daniel Lenko Estate Winery
Alcohol: 14 % Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep straw in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.

Positives: Daniel Lenko has an eye for Viognier in Canada and doesn’t disappoint. The wine is crisp and refreshing featuring apricot, nectarine, peach pit, honeydew melon, mango, Ylang Llang, honeysuckle, lemon/lime, lychee and wet stone. Medium body with good acidity and a fairly long length.

Negatives: None

Interesting Point: Don’t over chill.

Drink now or over the next 3 years on its own or pair with snow crab legs and drawn butter.

Tasted: 12 Feb 13

Score: 9/10, Value: 8.5+/10 (9/10 sale price), Total: 18/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

LCBO: 913731

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