Friday, June 7, 2013

#WBC13 - Speed Tasting Whites

The following is a collection of tweets from the white wine speed tasting event at the Wine Bloggers' Conference on June 7th.

First speed tasting wine at 2012 Alibi 75/25 sauv and sem blend. Great texture.

Wine 2, Monster Vineyards 2011 Riesling. .aromatic, crisp and light RS. Not complex but tasty.

Cedar Creek 2012 Block 3 Riesling from their Platinum tier. Only 8.5 % alcohol. Acidity matches the RS (25gl)

Quails' Gate 2012 Chenin Blanc with 15% Sauv Blanc blended. Crisp and very dry on the finish.

Next up Bench 1775 '12 Chill at the speed tasting. Aromatic and crisp, total patio wine

Terravista Vineyards 2012 Fandango blend of Albarino and Verdejo. Lovely. A stand out.

always entertaining from with his 2010 Chardonnay and popcorn and tiaras.

Big buttery Chard from Mt. Boucherie. 2010 vintage.

Upper Bench 2012 Riesling with colour gradient label representing the flavour profile.

 - Liam Carrier ©copyright 2013

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