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


For a Song Riesling 2013
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 Top 100 Best Values  "Polished, open and refreshing, with lively pear, floral and chalk flavors that dance enticingly through the deft, lightly sweet finish. Drink now."  For a Song Wines is a collaborative effort between wine maker Kyle Johnson and wine importer/distributor
Item Number: 21169
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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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:$14.75
Case: $88.50
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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
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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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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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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:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Barefoot Winery Riesling 187ml
Please note this is a 187mL bottle, which is smaller than a regular 750mL bottle!Also note that 187ml bottles ship 24 to a case and count as a single 12btl case
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"Light-bodied, sweet wine has flavors of juicy nectarine, sweet peach and ripe pear. Bright and vibrant acidity complements its refreshing finish." ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 15508
Bottle:$1.49
Case: $35.76

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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Carl Graff 'Spatlese' Riesling Spatlese 2014
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"You will often find rather mediocre, if not to say cheap wines (quantity instead of quality) under the name of "Piesporter Michelsberg". This Riesling Spatlese reflects the unique feature of this region, the slate soil combined with the "queen" of white grape varieties, the Riesling. You will enjoy
Item Number: 6405
Bottle:$10.45
Case: $125.40
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Urban Riesling 2014
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88  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 88"Blossomy perfume wafts throughout this squeaky fresh off-dry Riesling. Tart tangerine and punchy yellow peach and mango flavors are vibrant and crisp, resonating long on the finish. It’s a straightforward yet balanced, fruity wine. Drink now."~AI
Item Number: 6913
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Boundary Breaks Vineyard Ovid Line North Riesling 2013
89  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 89 "The 2013 Riesling "Ovid Line North" Single Vineyard is an unoaked blend of various clones with 33 grams per liter of residual sugar. This is the winery's workhorse wine, with about 2,500 cases of their total of 4,000. Yet, it is quite lovely. How can you go wrong at this price?
Item Number: 18936
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Relax 'Schmitt Sohne' Riesling Qualitatswein 2014
The taste of this light-bodied German Riesling consists primarily of pears and apples. It’s medium-sweet and has very smooth, low acidity. This isn’t a ‘fine wine,’ but it’s a decent wine for everyday drinking and relaxing with. Relax Riesling is also usually a pretty good value for the money. I
Item Number: 18881
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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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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Selbach-Oster 'Zeltinger Sonn' Riesling Spatlese 2012
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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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Cht Ste. Michelle 'Eroica' Riesling 2013
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "Easily one of the top examples of this variety coming out of Washington, Eroica’s 2013 Eroica Riesling Dr Loosen offers fabulous green citrus, lychee and green-herb qualities that flow seamlessly to a medium-bodied, vibrant and pure feel on the palate. Everything is perfectly
Item Number: 17207
Bottle:$16.45
Case: $98.70
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Selbach Zeltinger Himmelreich Riesling Kabinett Halbroc 2014
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "From 30-year-old vines in the filet of the cru, and bottled with 16 grams of residual sugar, the 2014 Zeltinger Himmereich Riesling Kabinett halbtrocken is a "charmingly dry" wine, says Selbach. The wine opens very clear, cool, delicately pure and flinty on the nose, with Cox's
Item Number: 21010
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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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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Selbach-Oster Riesling Kabinett 2014
ZELTINGER SONNENUHR: is the Premier Grand Cru. Slate, lime, apple, butter-vanilla, rich, almost chewy earthiness, great depth. Some parcels are prized by locals as the best sites in the entire Bernkastel-Zeltingen ramp-DOKTOR notwithstanding! These wines are fullbodied. Selbachs are now the primo
Item Number: 20470
Bottle:$17.95
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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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Rosemount Estate Traminer Riesling 2015
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Light straw with lime highlights. A perfumed nose with touches of Traminer spice followed by the floral lift of Riesling. The palate shows lovely floral flavors with hints of rose petal, perfumed fruit and spice. There is a soft, even, acid balance right across the whole palate that pre-empts the
Item Number: 5729
Bottle:$5.95
Case: $71.40
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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: $1,049.70
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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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Willamette Valley Vineyards Riesling 2014
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 Best Value " This semi-sweet wine opens with striking citrus aromatics of lemon and lime that flow into notes of green apple and pear. The citrus remains on the palate and is accented by tropical pineapple and honey. The mouthfeel is lean and racy with bright acidity that
Item Number: 20087
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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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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