Silvan Ridge Winery 2015 Semi-Sparkling Early Muscat, Willamette Valley, $16

By on October 20, 2016

silvan-ridge-winery-semi-sparkling-early-muscat-2015-bottleA panel with Masters of Wine awarded this a gold medal at the 2016 Oregon Wine Competition, and it’s easy to see why. Argentine winemaker Juan Pablo Valot continues to produce this Oregon classic in a delightful and fun fashion with a delicately creamy effervescence. Fanciful aromas and flavors of honeysuckle, rosewater, dusty apricot, Sugarfina rosé gummy bears and Sweet Georgia Peach Pie come across with a combination of residual sugar (11%) and low alcohol that make this an ideal brunch wine.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 4,000 cases

Alcohol: 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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