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Pelee Island Winery Pinot Noir Lake Erie North Shore Vqa Reserve 2009

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Pelee Island is Canada's largest independent winery and also the largest estate vineyard covering 600 acres. Nestled in the western basin of Lake Erie, Pelee Island is Canada's Southern most inhabited tip of land. Home to over 10,000 indigenous species, Pelee Island is the environmental pride of Canada. Below the 41st parallel, it is as far south as Mendocino, California, Rome and Madrid and is Canada's warmest region with a growing season over 50 days longer than mainland Canada. No insecticides are used in the vineyards and only a 100% island grown natural fertilizer, sorghum soudan grass, is applied. The 2003 vintage Vidal Icewine received a Gold Medal at the 2005 Citadelles du Vin at Vinexpo, the highest accolade. Additionally, in home territory Gold awards were achieved at the All Canadian Championship and further afield at the "Japan Wine Challenge". Vinification: The harvest for these grap...

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Pelee Island Winery:
Welcome to Pelee Island Winery, Canada's warmest and southernmost appellation. Pelee Island is one of Canada's true gems of nature and a perfect destination for a day trip or weekend getaway.

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Vintage: 2008 09/14/2010

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Vintage: 2007 03/23/2010

Pelee Island is Canada's largest independent winery and also the largest estate vineyard covering 600 acres. Nestled in the western basin of Lake Erie, Pelee Island is Canada's Southern most inhabited tip of land. Home to over 10,000 indigenous species, Pelee Island is the environmental pride of Canada. Below the 41st parallel, it is as far south as Mendocino, California, Rome and Madrid and is Canada's warmest region with a growing season over 50 days longer than mainland Canada. No insecticides are used in the vineyards and only a 100% island grown natural fertilizer, sorghum soudan grass, is applied. The 2003 vintage Vidal Icewine received a Gold Medal at the 2005 Citadelles du Vin at Vinexpo, the highest accolade. Additionally, in home territory Gold awards were achieved at the All Canadian Championship and further afield at the "Japan Wine Challenge". Vinification: The harvest for these grap...




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