This delicately nuanced Riesling balances intense yellow-peach and dried fig sweetness with a haze of smoke and notes of lanolin and beeswax. Juicy acidity and a hint of black tea astringency make for a long, elegant finish.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: email@example.com