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Northern Lights Riesling 2016

$16.00 per Bottle
Vintage 2016
Wine Style Light/Sweet White Wine
Varietal Riesling
Appellation Leelanau Peninsula
Harvest Date October 19, 2016
Sugar 21.0 brix at harvest
PH 3.32 at harvest
Bottling Date May 9, 2017
Residual Sugar 4.5%
Alcohol % 12%
Size 750 ml

Tasting Notes

This Sweet Riesling has a gorgeous pear aroma and a pear flavor with a touch of peach. Nice lingering finish.

Vineyard Notes

Yielded 4.2 tons per acre in 2016. Estate grown and manually pruned and harvested.

Production Notes

168 cases bottled May 9, 2017.

Food Pairings

A perfect accompaniment to spicy foods and Asian cuisine. Meat dishes including baked ham, grilled pork chops, chicken, fish or sushi. Cheeses including Cheshire, Edan, Gouda, Colby, or Nonterrey Jack. Roasted vegetables and veggies with natural sweetness including Coconut, Red Onion, Bell Pepper, Eggplant, Squash and Carrots.