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2015 North by Northwest Riesling KE

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Tasting Notes

Resulting from a 2015 Washington vintage that saw higher than average heat, this Riesling provides concentrated color and flavors. Right away, the vivid golden straw color is apparent. On the nose, fruit forward peach and pineapple notes mingle with citrus components of lime zest and orange peel, complemented by underlying clove and rose petal elements. Rich flavors of pineapple, apricot and pear spread over the palate, followed by a balanced acidity highlighted with a nuanced grapefruit and lemon finish.

Vineyard Notes

Wallula Vineyard in the eastern corner of Washington States Horse Heaven Hills AVA. The vineyard, nicknamed “The Benches”, sits at a spectacular southward-sloping site on the banks of the Columbia River in Washington’s Wallula Gap, an area with incredibly

Vintage 2015
Wine Style White Wine
Varietal Riesling
Appellation Horse Heaven Hills
Alcohol % 0.13
Size 750 ml