May 2024 - Riesling

May 2024 - Riesling
This month's Wine feature is Riesling Wines

Riesling Reviews

Bravery Wines 2022 2771 Reserve Series Riesling
93 points
$36
Vibrant acidity and a just a touch of sweetness; this wine will sing when paired with south east Asian cuisine.
Caliche 2022  Dry Riesling
89 points
$18
Citrus fruit dominant with zippy acidity and nice minerality, this should pair well with seafood.
Long Shadows Vintners 2022 Poets Leap Riesling
89 points
$20
Slightly more restrained on the nose than anticipated but classic aromas and flavors with vibrant acidity are nicely present; a lovely dry Riesling.
Boundary Breaks Vineyard 2022 #239 Dry Riesling
88 points
$22
The acid structure is a touch sharp but should integrate with a few years of cellar time to meld with the ripe orchard fruits, citrus, and florals on the nose and palate.
Tagaris Winery 2022 Arete Vinyard Riesling
88 points
$26
A lightly sweet white wine that is balanced and fresh; good for an apéritif or paired with fruit or cheese.
Member’s Mark 2022  Riesling
87 points
$10
Best Buy
A winsome Mosel Riesling that is round with a nice balance between acid and sugar.
87 points $10 Best Buy
Avia 2020  Riesling
87 points
$11
Best Buy
Nice honeyed orchard fruit and melon from the nose to the palate ending in an elongated finish; drinks like a slightly aged example of Riesling.
87 points $11 Best Buy
Willamette Valley Vineyards 2022  Riesling
87 points
$19
A sweet, simple, and fruity Riesling that has a lasting finish; easy drinking.
Willamette Valley Vineyards 2022 Dry Riesling
87 points
$35
A nice, light, and crisp New World dry Riesling that will pair well with ramen and bahn mi.
Landkastel 2023  Riesling
86 points
$8
Best Buy
A fresh German Riesling that lingers on the palate and washes the day away.
86 points $8 Best Buy
Working Dog Winery 2023 Estate Riesling
86 points
$25
This wine really highlights the floral and perfumed side of Riesling with a bit of herbaceousness.
Alpen Cellars 2022  Riesling
85 points
$14
An easily approachable Riesling with sweetened ripe fruit and waves of flowers.
Von Stiehl Winery 2023 Semi-Dry Riesling
85 points
$16
Not quite a dry Riesling but not quite an off-dry Riesling; a middle ground for those who don't want to choose.
Tabora Farm & Winery 2022 Semi-Dry Riesling
84 points
$24
Mild sweetness with good acidity and earthy, nutty flavors that make a very serviceable white table wine.
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