Tasting Date: 4/4/2012
Tasting Date Price: $9.34
Alcohol Content: 10.5%
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Visual Aspect: Light Straw
Nose: Medium sweet, fuller bodied, classic & contemporary
Palate: Crisp acidity balanced by sweetness w/ soft fruit flavors of citrus & lime w/ accents of Riesling minerality.
Food Pairing: Pair this sweeter style Riesling with a spicy Thai dish, or any spicy food.
The Pfaltz winegrowing region is home to Germany’s oldest wine road, where a progressive group of younger winemakers is re-interpreting traditional German wines. Medium Sweet Riesling is a classic, and this one is very contemporary.
The sunny climate of Pfalz yields wines fuller in body than other regions in Germany. This one has a crisp acidity balanced by sweetness. Soft fruit flavors of citrus and lime with accents of Riesling minerality. Pair this sweeter style Riesling with a spicy Thai dish