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88 • Heron Hill 2008 Ingle Vineyard, Unoaked, Chardonnay, Finger Lakes $14.99. Best Buy.
Pale golden silver color. Exotic tropical fruit salad, olive oil, and young coconut custard aromas with a buoyant, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a kiwi, guava, and nectarine finish. Tasty and fun; serve with spicy grilled shrimp dishes. (tasted on Oct-14-2010)
87 • Heron Hill 2008 Chardonnay, New York State $12.99. Best Buy.
Pale golden silver color. Aromas of pineapple custard and nougat follow through on a crisp, slightly tannic entry to a fruity-yet-dry light-to-medium body with lemon zest and tart green apple notes. Finishes with a slightly chalky, melon rind and cilantro accented fade. A very crisp, zippy white that will go great with oysters and mussels. (tasted on Mar-01-2010)
87 • Heron Hill 2008 Dry, Riesling, New York State $12.99. Best Buy.
Aromas of apple custard pastry with a hint of rubber follow through on a soft entry to a dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body with lemon marmalade notes and a crisp finish. A nice food wine. (tasted on Apr-12-2010)
86 • Heron Hill 2008 Semi-Sweet, Riesling, New York State $12.99. Best Buy.
Aromas of peach pit and rubber sap follow through on a soft, round entry to a fruity light-to-medium body with lychee and delicate spicy apple sauce notes. Crisp, mineral accented finish. (tasted on Apr-12-2010)
85 • Heron Hill 2008 Semi-Dry, Riesling, New York State $12.99.
Aromas of dried apple, lemon, balloon dust, granola and faint menthol follow through on a soft, crisp entry to a dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body with Asian pear notes and a crisp, sour apple finish. (tasted on Apr-12-2010)
84 • Heron Hill 2007 Ingle Vineyard, Riesling, Finger Lakes $14.99.
Silvery straw color. Aromas of dried lime, kiwi and balloon dust follow through on a soft entry to a dryish light body with melon rind, faint anise seed, and bubblegum spice notes. Finishes with a crisp, tart fade. An interesting riesling to serve with spicy, Thai fish dishes. (tasted on Mar-15-2010)
84 • Heron Hill 2008 Ingle Vineyard, Chardonnay, Finger Lakes $14.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Pale golden silver color. Aromas of grilled and stewed pears, lime, and goats milk ice cream with a soft dry light-to-medium body and a honeydew melon rind and lemon pulp finish. A dry sturdy chardonnay for grilled fish. (tasted on Oct-14-2010)