About Vidal Blanc White Wine

About Vidal Blanc White Wine
Vidal Blanc is a French hybrid grape found in New York State and Canada. Developed in the 1930s, it is ideal in these territories, as the vine can withstand hash winters. Its most famous use is as an ice wine, produced in Ontario.

Top Picks for Vidal Blanc

White Horse Winery 2017 Barrel Fermented Vidal Blanc Outer Coastal Plain
93 points
Straw color. Aromas of sour peach, honeysuckle, eucalyptus, pink grapefruit cordial, and fresh cut grass with a supple, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light body and a polished, captivating, medium-length limestone, sea salt, lemon spritz, and passion fruit scone finish with no oak flavor. A zingy, refreshing, mineral-forward wine for Sauvignon Blanc lovers.
Augusta Winery 2018  Vidal Blanc
91 points
Best Buy
Silvery straw color. Aromas of white peach, cantaloupe, slate, and jasmine tea with a supple, bright, fruity light-to-medium body and an effortless, charming, medium-length ripe pear, orange blossom, and strawberry-kiwi smoothie finish with no oak flavor. A soft and pillowy Vidal Blanc with pure fruit flavors; both Pinot Grigio and Muscat lovers with find a match here.
91 points $6.99 Best Buy
Hermannhof 2017 Little Mountain Vineyard Vidal Blanc
91 points
Best Buy
Yellow color. Perfumed aromas and flavors of ripe pineapple, honeysuckle, wildflower honey, key lime, and gardenia with a silky, crisp, dryish light body and a sleek, interesting, medium-length finish with no oak flavor. A crisp, dry, exuberantly floral Vidal Blanc that will charm lovers of Spanish white wines.
91 points $15.29 Best Buy
White Horse Winery 2018 Estate Vidal Blanc
88 points
Silvery straw color. Aromas and flavors of baked stone fruit and praline with a supple, bright, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a smooth, delightful, medium-length finish displaying suggestions of fresh sliced apple, spiced nuts, and straw with no oak flavor. A tasty and crisp vidal blanc for fans for pinot grigio.
Johnson Estate 2017 Freelings Creek Reserve Vidal Blanc
88 points
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Straw green color. Fruity aromas and flavors of key lime pie, gooseberry, grand marnier, bison grass, and white carnation with a satiny, bright, off-dry light-to-medium body and a smooth, crisp finish with shades of white peach and candied banana with no oak flavor. A lightly sweet, fruit laden Vidal Blanc with wide appeal.
88 points $11.49 Best Buy
Grafton Winery NV Vineyard Series Vidal Blanc
85 points
Yellow color. Aromas of fallen peach, miso, and vanilla taffy with a supple, bright, off-dry light-to-medium body and an even, brisk candied pear and pineapple finish with no oak flavor. A slightly savory, off-dry white that will be fun to pair with.
85 points $20.28