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Knot Too Sweet Riesling 2016

$18.00 per Bottle
Vintage 2016
Wine Style Light/Sweet White Wine
Varietal Riesling
Appellation Leelanau Peninsula
Harvest Date Mid-October, 2016
Sugar 21 Brix at Harvest
Residual Sugar 2.6%
Size 750 ml

Tasting Notes

This semi-sweet Riesling has a beautiful fruity aroma with a pear flavor and nice lingering fruity finish. We changed the name this year from Semi-Sweet Riesling to "Knot Too Sweet" Riesling.

Vineyard Designation

Amore Road Vineyard

Vineyard Notes

Hand harvested from Amore Road Vineyard. Excellent growing year for Riesling.

Production Notes

237 cases bottled May 4, 2017

Food Pairings

Pairs well with breakfast dishes like omelets and scrambled eggs (especially if you've added hot sauce). Also with soups and appetizers like New England clam chowder or crab cakes. Meat dishes including chicken, roasted meats in pan sauces, most spicy dishes. Great with fresh fruit. Rieslings are one of the best food pairing wines.


Gold medal - 2017 Michigan Wines Competition