Forbidden Fruit Table Wine - 2017 Pearsuasion (Organic) - GOLD Medal Winner - All Canadian Wine Championship 2018
An off dry white wine made from several varieties of 100% certified organically grown Similkanmeen Valley Asian & Euro pears. The fruit is picked in September, allowed to ripen, gently pressed and handcrafted.
Aromas: Fresh ripe pear citrus and floral notes.
Palate: Aged briefly in French oak, this golden wine announces delicate flavours of melting ripe pear, a hint of smokiness, vanilla, with a dry finish.
Accompaniment: Fresh salads, seafood, coconut milk curry dishes, blue cheese, goat cheese, fondues, and platters.
Serve: Slightly chilled, wonderful on it's own.
Past Awards: 2015 Double Gold, Best of Show - Savor Northwest Wine Competition / 2012 Double Gold - All Canadian Wine Championship