2007 Reserve Riesling

Gold Medal

New York Wine & Food Classic, 2010

Bronze Medal

Golden Nose Wine Competition, 2010

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Vintage:2007
Wine Type:White Wine
Varietal:Riesling
Varietal Composition:
100%R1 Reisling Grapes
Appellation:Finger Lakes
Harvest Date:10/21/2007
Acid:8.5 g/L
pH:2.83
Bottling Date:08/18/2008
Residual Sugar:.6%
Alcohol %:11.9%

Tasting Notes

The wine is pale lemon in color with a nose of mineral, green apple and lime notes with a hint of peach. In the mouth it is dry, lean, fresh and medium in weight showing mineral, citrus and apple flavors that last through the satisfying finish. Overall, a lovely Riesling with the hallmark backbone of Finger Lakes acidity that assures cellaring.

Winemaker Notes

On October 21, 2007 9 tons of grapes were harvested (19.1 Brix, 7.0 g/L Ta, 3.02 pH), crushed, destemmed, pressed in a single lot then settled for five days. The juice was racked, chaptalized to 22 Brix and inoculated with Epernay II yeast. Fermented lasted 41 days at ~60F and was stopped with chilling at ~0.6% residual sugar.

Food Pairing

Herb-roasted chicken and the cuisine of Alsace call out for this excellent Dry Riesling.

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