C.C. JENTSCH CELLARS: 2012 Viognier

About Winery | Brand new winery to Oliver. We are hoping to visit the winery soon to learn more information about their personal story.

Vintage | 2012

Grape Variety | Viognier

Aromas | Ripe pear, peach, floral, spice

Colour | Pale Lemon

Taste | A little spicy, with floral and stone fruit notes

Food Pairing | Pork, Chicken or Cheese

Price | $24.99

Personal Note | Viognier tends to ripen late in the season, developing a high sugar content, lower acidity, and fuller body. Likewise, the grapes used in this wine have grown in the hot climate of Oliver, BC which have resulted in higher alcohol and low to medium acidity. It displays lots of stone fruit and a bit of spice. I would pair this with meats or fish with mild spices, but can stand up to Viognier’s full body.

By | Monica Zorawski

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