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


Dr. Loosen 'Dr. L' Riesling 2017
This extremely popular introductory wine embodies the elegant and racy style of classic Mosel Riesling. It is refreshing and fruity, with a fine mineral edge that is typical of the region. The grapes used to make Dr. L come exclusively from traditional vineyards with steep slopes and slate soil. By
Item Number: 30203
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Relax 'Schmitt Sohne' Riesling Qualitatswein 2017
(6)
"This fine Riesling wine offers an extraordinary premium wine quality. With forward fruit and floral aromas of apples and peaches with just a hint of citrus, the wine’s natural acidity gives it a perfect balance that is refreshingly crisp and leaves your mouth watering."
Item Number: 25330
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Teutonic Riesling 2016
New York Times "As you could guess, Teutonic Wine Company is dedicated to grapes associated with Germany. That list begins with riesling, and this one is superb. It’s described as off dry. What does that mean? It is not specifically sweet, though the wine has just enough residual sugar to give the
Item Number: 29256
Bottle:$15.95
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Urban 'Nik Weis Selection' Riesling 2017
(11)
“Cutting yellow-peach and tangerine flavors are restrained in ripeness but nuanced by delicate hints of earth and crushed slate. Off dry and light in body, this is a spine-tingling, zesty Riesling with a salty crushed mineral finish.”-Tasting Notes
Item Number: 6913
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Blufeld Medium Sweet Riesling
(6)
" Crisp and refreshing, blüfeld has aromas of citrus, peach and floral notes. Flinty fresh fruit flavors with a juicy mid-palate, balanced acidity and sweet, lingering finish." ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 12983
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Dr. Fischer Steinbock Riesling 2016
(1)
92  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 92 “This wine, nicknamed Steinbock, originates in parts of the Bockstein deemed well-suited to neither Grosses Gewchs nor Kabinett. Its another instance at this estate of a Riesling that signals stoniness on the nose, in this instance accompanied by a whiff of fusel oil as well as by
Item Number: 29847
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Chateau Ste. Michelle Riesling 2016
(7)
89  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 89“This wine bursts with ripe peach, honeysuckle and jasmine aromas. It drinks off-dry, the palate redolent of juicy stone fruit and mouthwatering acidity. The balance is exquisite. More, please!”
Item Number: 1487
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Relax 'Schmitt Sohne' Riesling Qualitatswein 1.5L
(6)
"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:$13.95
Case: $83.70
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Selbach-Oster Auslese* Zeltinger Riesling 2015
(2)
96  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 96+ "The 2015 Zeltinger Schlossberg Riesling Auslese * is super clear and flinty on the nose, with smoky/dusty flavors of crushed stones and very clear pineapple aromas. The wine shows a great finesse and elegance on the palate, is lush and perfectly ripe, as well as piquant, firmly
Item Number: 26977
Bottle:$30.95
Case: $371.40
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Red Newt Cellars Dry Riesling 2015
(3)
93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 "An extraordinarily expressive and exciting wine for this "regular" category with explosive grapefruit, orange and smoke aromas. Serious concentration and a citrusy acidity that lights up the wine like a flare and drives the super-mineral finish. Perfect now or in 2018, but this
Item Number: 27355
Bottle:$13.45
Case: $161.40
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Dr. Loosen 'Dr. L' 'Dry' Riesling 2017
90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90This has plenty of acidity, but the peachy fruits make this astonishingly attractive for a modestly priced dry Riesling. Made from bought in grapes. A long and ripe finish.
Item Number: 29863
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Covey Run Riesling 2014
(19)
" Covey Run Riesling is a surprisingly well-priced and well-made value wine. This white boasts alluring aromas of peach and honeysuckle, while the off-dry, brightly acidic palate displays nectarine, melon, and honey flavors. " ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 17096
Bottle:$4.95
Case: $59.40
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Valckenberg 'Madonna' Riesling Kabinett 2016
(8)
" Just a reminder that "kabinett" does not mean "dry". Clear, medium lemon yellow in color. Clean aromas of pear, yellow apple, pungent floral, steel wool, wax and some bandage. On the palate it's off dry, medium-low acidity, medium body and finish; flavors of overripe peach, applesauce, and candied
Item Number: 835
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Forge Cellars 'Dry Classique' Riesling 2017
(1)
Weighty for a Riesling, with a rounded feel and layers of creamed yellow apple, white peach and persimmon flavors. Delivers energy and cut throughout, with lemon pith, citrus oil and chamomile accents filling in. Shows length and range through the finish.
Item Number: 30040
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Primo Amore Riesling NV
(12)
" 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:$7.95
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Rosemount Estate Traminer Riesling 2017
(4)
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:$6.95
Case: $83.40
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Blue Nun 3.0L Riesling 3.0L
(1)
"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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Clean Slate Riesling 2017
(13)
The balanced taste profile of Clean Slate is created by carefully selecting grapes from vineyards through the Mosel. Grapes from the Lower Mosel provide mineral notes, grapes from the Middle Mosel create a hint of spiciness and grapes from the Upper Mosel supply fresh, peach flavors. The result is
Item Number: 8858
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Empire Estate Dry Riesling 2017
(1)
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91“Lots of fresh-grapefruit zest and white peaches in this medium-bodied dry white that’s got plenty of structure and character. Long, clean and mineral finish. Very food friendly. Drink or hold. Screw cap.”~J.S.
Item Number: 29992
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Trimbach Riesling 2015
93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93A perfect "basic" dry Alsace riesling. Medium-bodied with subtle lemon and pear fruit, and great elegance at the long austere finish. JS
Item Number: 30777
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Charles Smith 'KungFu Girl' Riesling 2016
(1)
" Yet another terrific vintage. Pure, focused and mouthwatering. Citrus blossom, lime leaf, white peach intermingle with mineral that fills the palate. Carries on to a long refreshing finish. Pair with Thai or chinese food, five spice pork or duck, fresh seafood. "~ Winery notes
Item Number: 27693
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Blue Fish Sweet Riesling
(3)
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91"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." ~ tasting notes
Item Number: 13180
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Washington Hills Late Harvest Sweet Riesling 2017
(7)
86  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 86Honeysuckle, jasmine, lime and ripe peach aromas are followed by sweet fruit flavors, speckled with abundant floral notes. It delivers sweet, easy-drinking appeal.
Item Number: 12551
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Selbach Oster Zeltinger Sonnen Riesling Kabinett 2016
94  James Suckling 
James Suckling 94 "Super-cool and super-delicate wine with great depth and wonderful balance. A blast of freshness that makes most white wines seem like yesterday's news. Should be exciting at least until 2030. Publish Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017"  Wine Spectator 90 "A well-knit, firmly
Item Number: 29222
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Chateau Ste. Michelle Harvest Select Riesling 2016
(6)
Our Harvest Select Riesling is made in a slightly sweeter style than our Columbia Valley Riesling but still shows the classic Chateau Ste. Michelle Riesling character. It offers rich flavors of ripe peaches balanced with crisp Washington Riesling acidity.~Winery Notes
Item Number: 11460
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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