Great Northwest Wine top 100 wines of 2014: 60-51

By on December 28, 2014

53. Wild Goose Vineyards 2013 Gewürztraminer, Okanagan Valley, $19

WildGooseLogoOne of the New World’s top producers of Gewürztraminer doesn’t disappoint with this classic example that opens with aromas of freshly peeled lychee nut, Ruby Red grapefruit, lemon oil and talcum powder. There is no disappointment on the pour, which comes with the succulent acidity so often lacking in most West Coast examples of this cool-climate grape. This won a gold medal at the Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition.

Production: 1,300 cases

Alcohol: 13.6%

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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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