Blog » Category: Riesling Experience

  • Riesling Tutorial

    Riesling. The lovely way that word rolls off the tongue is a sneak-peek at what it’s like to enjoy drinking this aromatic and food-friendly wine. Riesling has long been considered King of the Finger Lakes wines, and for good reason. The dynamic Riesling grape is used to make wines that range from dry to medium sweet, from sweet to dessert wines, and even sparkling wines. more»

  • Wine Industry Trends: Riesling Experiments and Screw Caps

    Winemakers are, at heart, scientists. Part chemist, part botanist, perhaps even part alchemist. We are always experimenting to coax new experiences out of wine, and sharing that information. Our experiments—at least the successful ones!—could be future wine industry trends. more»

  • 2014 Vintage Report highlights sweet success

    This Sheldrake Point Winery 2014 Vintage Report highlights the sweet success of a spectacular growing season last year. In the months since harvest, Dave Breeden, our winemaker, and Julia Hoyle, our assistant winemaker, have been hard at work guiding the juice through fermentation, with a couple of notable revelations: 2014 Gewürztraminer First, Dave says it is important to know the more»

  • Pairing Riesling Ice Wine: Not Just for Dessert

    Sheldrake Point Ice Wine is for dessert, and more!

    We are well into the season of feasting and entertaining, and you’re likely picking out wines for your table. Sheldrake Point Winery Dessert Wines are always crowd-pleasers, whether you’re serving guests or you’re bringing a bottle as a gift. Our Riesling Ice Wines, though, are not just for pairing with dessert! At Sheldrake Point Winery, we want to help you more»