Sticky, sweet scents of pineapple, honey and preserved peach are an apt precursor to the intense ripeness of this honeyed ice wine. The palate oozes with butterscotch and caramel notes, yet it finishes almost dry, with a sweep of acidity that hits the palate like a blade.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org