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Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Sept 3, 2010: A Tasting with Ann Sperling (Sperling wines, Southbrook)
The Time and Date: Friday, September 3, 2010
The Event: a tasting with Ann Sperling (Sperling Vineyards in BC, Southbrook Winery in ON)
The Venue: LCBO Scrivener Square
The Target Audience: wine writers' circle of Canada.
The Availability/Catalogue: Calibrium reps the Sperling wines, Southbrook wines come from the winery and other Ontario sources.
The Quote/Background: Ann Sperling has crafted wines from her family's vineyards in BC Okanagan. Her Old Vines Riesling comes from grapes planted in 1978. The estate is converting to organic. Small lots only.
**** Four Stars (91+ in Quality/Price Rating terms):