2016 Cahiers Riesling
93 points, Vinous
The Goal: Create the best blend from our various Riesling sites.
The Result: An unctuous yet bright medium sweet Riesling.
Juicy and Complex, textural and round, unctuous and bright, ripe fruits and captivating minerality; all of Rieslings best qualities in one glass.
Floral & Herbal: Peony, Lime Blossom
Fruit: Opal Apple, White Grapefruit, Nectarine, Preserved Peaches
Mineral & Earth: Lanolin
Sweet & Spice: Beeswax, Fresh Ginger, Shaved Almond
Vineyards - 30% La Chenaie, 30% Monks Gate, 20% Ingram Lane, 20% Yamhill
Chemistry - 33 g/L RS, 6.7 g/L TA, 3.09 pH, 12% alc
We bottled 210 cases in January of 2017 in honor of Pascal’s 21st birthday