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REVIEW: Monkshood Cellars 2016 “Whitewater Vineyard” Syrah

Producer:  Monkshood CellarsRegion: Grand Valley AVABlend: 100% syrahABV: 13.87%TA: 6.8 g/lpH: 3.61Barrel Program: 13 months in oak 30% new, 70% neutralPrice: $28* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Shady Lane Cellars 2016 Sparkling Riesling

Producer: Shady Lane CellarsRegion: Leelanau Peninsula AVABlend: 100% rieslingABV: 11.%Price: $25* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Mari Vineyards 2016 Troglodyte Bianco

Producer:  Mari VineyardsRegion: Old Mission PeninsulaBlend: 60% pinot blanc, 25% gruner veltliner, 15% sauvignon blancABV: 12%Price: $20* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Nimble Hill Winery 2017 “Toczko Vineyard” Riesling

Producer: Nimble Hill WineryRegion: PennsylvaniaBlend: 100% rieslingABV: 11.1%RS: 3%Price: $16* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Vermilion Valley Vineyards 2016 Chambourcin

Producer: Vermilion Valley VineyardsRegion: Lake Erie AVA (Ohio)ABV: 13.5%Price: $16* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Galen Glen Winery 2016 “Stone Cellar” Gewurztraminer

Producer: Galen Glen WineryRegion: Lehigh Valley AVABlend: 100% gewurztraminerABV: 13.5%Price: $17* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Vermilion Valley Vineyards 2016 Pinot Noir

Producer: Vermilion Valley VineyardsRegion: Lake Erie AVA (Ohio)ABV: 13%Price: $18* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Colterris Wines 2016 Petit Verdot

Producer:  Colterris WinesRegion: Grand Valley AVABlend: 94% petit verdot, 6% cabernet sauvignonABV: 14.9%TA: 5.6 g/lpH: 3.72Production: 199 casesPrice: $28* * Review sample provided by the winery

Some Tasting Reports From Around the Finger Lakes – Part 1

Editor’s Note: This is part one of a four-part Finger Lakes report, compiled over several visits Mikhail made to the

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