Chateau Ste. Michelle & Dr. Loosen Eroica Riesling
237 Ratings
Detail
237 Ratings
Chateau Ste. Michelle & Dr. Loosen Eroica Riesling

Wine Details

Varietal

Riesling

Style

White

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2013 Vintage) Offers sweet lime and tangerine aromas with subtle mineral notes. The mouth-watering acidity is beautifully balanced by flavorful Washington Riesling fruit. Eroica is a blended statement of the finest Riesling vineyards in the state. To achieve our Eroica style we strive for bright fruit with crisp acidity and enhanced mineralilty.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    "The whites start with the 2006 Eroica Riesling made in collaboration with the Dr. Loosen estate in Germany's Mosel region. Since the project began, this has consistently been among the best non-dessert Rieslings produced in the USA and the 2006 continues in that tradition. Light straw-colored, it offers up a lovely floral, mineral, honeysuckle bouquet, crisp flavors featuring melon and pineapple, excellent balance, and a long, pure, refreshing finish. This wine may well evolve in the manner of o...
  • Wine & Spirits
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 12/07
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator