Riesling

<p>Riesling is a white grape variety which originated in the Rhine region of Germany. Riesling is an aromatic grape variety displaying flowery, almost perfumed, aromas as well as high acidity. It is used to make dry, semi-sweet, sweet and sparkling white wines. Riesling wines are usually varietally pure and are seldom oaked. As of 2004, Riesling was estimated to be the world's 20th most grown variety at 48,700 hectares (120,000 acres) (with an increasing trend), but in terms of importance for quality wines, it is usually included in the &quot;top three&quot; white wine varieties together with Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. Riesling is a variety which is highly &quot;terroir-expressive&quot;, meaning that the character of Riesling wines is clearly influenced by the wine's place of origin.</p>
<p> In 2006, Riesling was the most grown variety in Germany with 20.8% and 21,197 hectares (52,380 acres), and in the French region of Alsace with 21.9% and 3,350 hectares (8,300 acres). There are also significant plantings of Riesling in Austria, Luxembourg, northern Italy, Australia, New Zealand, Finger Lakes, USA, Canada, South Africa, China and Ukraine. In the countries where it is cultivated, Riesling is most commonly grown in colder regions and locations.</p>

Toni Jost, Reiesling, Devon-S 2012

Toni Jost, Reiesling, Devon-S 2012

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Toni Jost, Reiesling, Bacharacher Kabinett trocken 2012

Toni Jost, Reiesling, Bacharacher Kabinett trocken 2012

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Mantlerhof, Riesling Wieland 2012

Mantlerhof, Riesling Wieland 2012

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Weiser Knustler, Enkircher Ellergrub, Auslese, 375ml 2011

Weiser Knustler, Enkircher Ellergrub, Auslese, 375ml 2011

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WInter Reisling Gutswein 2011

WInter Reisling Gutswein 2011

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Becker-Landgraf Riesling Feinherb 2010

Becker-Landgraf Riesling Feinherb 2010

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Weiser-Kunstler Riesling Spatlese Enkircher Ellergrub 2011

Weiser-Kunstler Riesling Spatlese Enkircher Ellergrub 2011

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Toni Jost Riesling Bararacher Kabinett Trocken 2011

Toni Jost Riesling Bararacher Kabinett Trocken 2011

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Kauer Riesling Kabinett Trocken Oberweseler Oesberg 2011

Kauer Riesling Spatlaese Oberhazweseler Oelberg Trocken 2011

Dr. Randolf Kauer is the cheirman of the Organic Wine Making School at Geisenheim University in Germany. If anyone knows how to make Organic wine it is Dr. Kauer.

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Haupth-Kerpin, Riesling Kabinett Feinherb, Wehlener Sonnenuhr, 2011

Haupth-Kerpin, Riesling Kabinett Feinherb, Wehlener Sonnenuhr, 2011

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