Pacific Rim Dauenhauer Vineyard Riesling 2007
Riesling from Willamette Valley, Oregon
It is always interesting and challenging to make a Riesling from a very different climate such as the wet and cool Willamette Valley. Because of the climate conditions, we have decided to pick the grapes for this wine early (at about 19 Brix) and craft the wine in a German Kabinett style.
The wine shows intense notes of apple, honey and grapefruit. This is a sweet wine with an incredible acidity and low pH . making... View More
Lively, tangy and generous with its pear and pineapple flavors, finishing with pizzazz. Drink now through 2013.
Riesling, simply, is the most versatile, complex and food-friendly of all the noble grapes. if you enjoy inspiring your palate, then Riesling is your ideal wine. No other varietal so purely expresses terroir. Washington's Columbia Valley - home of Pacific Rim - provies the ideal soils and climate for growing Riesling. Purity is at the core of Pacific Rim's winemaking philosophy. They exclusively use stainless steel tanks, allowing the true... View More