Beautifully balanced semi-dry riesling which leans toward the drier side. Golden delicious apples and lemon zest on the nose, followed by mango, guava, and lychee fruit on the palate, and a mouthwatering finish that refreshes the senses.
Aromas of golden delicious apples and lemon zest on the nose, followed by a tropical medley of mango, guava, and lychee fruit on the palate, and a beautiful semi-dry finish that refreshes the senses.
This semi-dry Riesling is crafted from grapes grown on Nutt Road Vineyard (48%) on Seneca Lake's West side, and Seneca East Vineyard (52%) on Seneca Lake's East side.
The 2020 vintage began with a mild winter and a spring on par with regional averages. After a frost scare in early May, the remainder of the growing season was simply flawless. Summer weather was sunny, hot, and dry with low precipitation. This ideal weather continued into Autumn, allowing us to pick the Riesling grapes at optimal ripeness and perfect balance.
Harvested fruit was basket pressed and chilled. Fermentation lasted for an average of 76 days at 53° in stainless steel tanks.
Pairs beautifully with spicy foods such as cajun
jambalaya or spinach and crab enchiladas with
||October 5th - 17th, 2020
||October 31, 2021