Riesling

Riesling is a white grape variety which originated in the Rhine region of Germany. Riesling is an aromatic grape variety displaying flowery, almost perfumed, aromas as well as high acidity. It is used to make dry, semi-sweet, sweet and sparkling white wines. ~wikipedia


Red Newt Cellars 'Fred Block' Riesling 2012
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93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93 "The 2012 Riesling "Sawmill Creek Vineyards - Fred Block" is a younger vines Riesling (at 20 years, that's relative as compared to 35 for its other Sawmill siblings reviewed this issue), just a bit off-dry. It comes in at 16 grams per liter of residual sugar and 10% alcohol. Well,
Item Number: 18836
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Trimbach Riesling 2012
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 49 "The piercing acidity and pronounced minerality weave a fine tapestry in this lovely Riesling, supporting flavors of white peach, slivered almond, lemon confit and oyster shell with a long, mouthwatering finish."   " The specific vineyard plots for
Item Number: 5099
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Charles Smith 'KungFu Girl' Riesling 2014
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90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "Always delicious, as well as an insane value, the 2014 Riesling Kung Fu Girl offers lots of exotic citrus, lychee and minty notes in a medium-bodied, delicious, vibrant profile on the palate. Downright gulpable, yet with plenty of classic Riesling flair, buy this beauty by the
Item Number: 19046
Bottle:$9.45
Case: $113.40
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Selbach-Oster 'Anrecht' Zeltinger Himmel Riesling 2013
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93+ "Bright and aromatic on the nose, the pale yellow 2013 Zeltinger Himmelreich Riesling Anrecht reveals clear grapefruit, lemon and lime aromas on the nose. Picked on November 8, this 8% virtual Auslese is rich (82 grams of residual sugar are countered by 9 grams of residual sugar),
Item Number: 20038
Bottle:$33.95
Case: $203.70
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Dr. Loosen 'Dr. L' Riesling 2014
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"A succulent white, filled with plush red peach, cherry and white currant flavors that are supported by zesty acidity. Long and creamy on the finish, offering plenty of spicy overtones. Impressive for the category. Drink now through 2016"~KM
Item Number: 802
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Pewsey Vale Dry Riesling 2015
96  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95-96" Very pure lemons and limes that are concentrated,stony and fragrant. There's very pure fruit focus here, as this has the right balance of acid and texture.mits smooth, fleshy, dense, really deep and will drink early and live long. "
Item Number: 20215
Bottle:$12.45
Case: $149.40
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Chateau Ste. Michelle Riesling 2014
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"This wine offers crisp apple aromas and flavors with subtle mineral notes. This is our everyday Riesling that is a pleasure to drink and easy to match with a variety of foods." ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 1487
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Relax 'Schmitt Sohne' Riesling Qualitatswein 1.5L
"Relax Riesling is fermented slightly dry with a wonderful fruity bouquet and intense flavors of apples and peaches with just a hint of citrus. Serve chilled."~Winery Notes
Item Number: 6697
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $89.70
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Pacific Rim 'Sweet' Riesling 2013
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" Pacific Rim Sweet Riesling 2013 is fermented at low temperatures in stainless steel tanks and sees no oak. This lively Washington white offers moderately sweet flavors of pineapple and peach with a refreshing finish. Wonderful as an aperitif or paired with spicy foods – especially Thai, Szechwan
Item Number: 6004
Bottle:$8.45
Case: $101.40
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Hugel Estate Riesling 2013
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"Chalk, mineral, orange blossom; floral, harmonious. Grade: "Riesling Revelation" ~B.S.
Item Number: 19925
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Alsace Willm Riesling Reserve 2014
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 Red apples abound on the nose of this fresh, taut and wonderfully clean and crisp Riesling. The palate is just off dry and the tension between crunchy apple and tart citrus makes you want to go on sipping, just to get that lovely lip-smacking finish again.  " This wine is racy
Item Number: 19390
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40

Chateau Ste. Michelle Harvest Select Riesling 2014
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"Our Harvest Select Riesling offers beautiful crisp Washington Riesling character with rich flavors of ripe peaches. The fresh fruit and decadent character is balanced with crisp acidity to keep the wine in harmony. This is a perfect patio sipping wine or would be a great match with Thai food."
Item Number: 11460
Bottle:$8.45
Case: $101.40
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Dr. Loosen 'Red Slate' Dry Riesling 2014
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" Enormous fruit aroma and a dense texture on the palate, all held in harmonious balance by fine, focused acidity. The Red Slate Dry has a pronounced, enveloping aroma of slate minerality. There is good impact on the palate, with a nicely lifted mid-palate and a rounded, harmonious structure. " ~
Item Number: 19918
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Adam Dhron Hofberg Riesling Kabinett 2013
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91+ "From the cooler, late-ripening part of the Hofberg, the 8% alcohol 2013 Dhroner Hofberg Riesling Kabinett was fermented 80% in stainless steel and 20% in fuder. Bottled with approximately 50 grams of un-fermented sugar and 9.3 grams of acidity it opens lovely clear, pure and
Item Number: 19496
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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Nikolaihof 'Vinothek' Riesling 1997
97  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 97 "Aged for 17 years in a domestic 3,500-liter cask before it was bottled in August 2014, the 1997 Riesling Vinothek is the best part of the regular 1997 Riesling Smaragd Im Weingebirge, which was bottled and marketed in late 1998. The aged Vinothek version offers a fascinatingly
Item Number: 18393
Bottle:$174.95
Case: $2,099.40
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Washington Hills Late Harvest Sweet Riesling 2014
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88  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 88 Best Buy "Off-dry, this pleasant sipper also brings lemon tea flavors, and a light graceful structure to bear. Apricot and peach fruit, lightly kissed with tangerine, makes it a solid sipper. " ~ PG
Item Number: 12551
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Blue Nun 3.0L Riesling 3.0L
"The Riesling grape is considered by many to be the finest of German grape varieties, and Blue Nun's Riesling uses them to superb effect. It's fragrant, fruity, crisp and lively. Good with white meats and fish." ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 6923
Bottle:$13.99
Case: $55.96
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Selbach-Oster 'Zeltinger Sonn' Riesling Spatlese 2012
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92+ "As the dry wine, the sweet 8.5% alcohol 2012 Zeltinger Sonnenuhr Riesling Spätlese is more delicate and subtle on the nose compared to the relative of the Schlossberg. Picked eight days earlier than the latter, the Sonnenuhr is very sweet on the palate as well, but reveals more
Item Number: 20159
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Primo Amore Riesling NV
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" Primo Amore, or "First Love", represents the joy of discovery experienced when unlocking its tropical fruitiness and delicate balanced Flavor. This Riesling evokes flavors of fresh apple, melon, and citrus. It pairs well with chicken, seafood, and spicy dishes. " ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 13420
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Blue Fish Sweet Riesling
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91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 "Blue Fish 2013 Original Riesling Pfalz, $10. Blue Fish Riesling consistently stuns in a blind-tasting lineup. It’s dry in style yet intensely sunny and ripe, brimming with yellow-cherry and cashew-nut richness."
Item Number: 13180
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Von Winning Grosses Gewachs Ungeheuer Riesling 2013
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "At this early stage, the citrus colored 2013 Forster Ungeheuer Riesling trocken GG (with lime green reflections) seems to be von Winning's most impressive Riesling of the vintage. Intense, ripe and piquant fruit aromas of limes and grapefruit on the nose lead to a very juicy and
Item Number: 18223
Bottle:$49.95
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J & H Selbach 'Saar' Spatlese Riesling 2014
The Saar Riesling Spätlese doesn’t really belong among these; it’s a technicality of them not being estate-bottled. But this wine is outstanding and an almost laughable bargain.  It is bought in fuder from a single producer, a “name” estate who doesn’t want his name known. I imagine he likes the
Item Number: 19008
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Schneider 'Niederhauser Klamm' Riesling Kabinett 2013
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The warm, six-hectare site is excellent for sweet wines but, as the 2013 Niederhäuser Klamm Riesling Kabinett demonstrates, in acidity-driven vintages like 2013 the Klamm is a lovely Kabinett vineyard as well. The sweetness here is the sweetness of ripe and juicy tropical fruits,
Item Number: 19002
Bottle:$15.95
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Clean Slate Riesling 2014
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The fresh, balanced taste of Clean Slate is achieved by carefully selecting grapes from vineyards throughout the Mosel. The steep blue slate slopes of the Lower Mosel give the wine its minerality while the Middle Mosel provides a hint of spice to complement the characteristic fresh peach flavors of
Item Number: 8858
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Two Princes P2 Riesling 2013
"P2 displays a perfect balance between sweetness, acidity and minerality, Delicate flavours or apricot and nectarine, with a lovely, crisp finish." ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 2077
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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