156 Ratings
Chateau Ste Michelle Dry Riesling

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Wine Description

(2006 Vintage) "For 15 years we made a special dry Riesling just for the Northwest. The wine developed a loyal following and sold out quickly every year. Slowly we started hearing from customers in other parts of t...

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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2006 Vintage) There is a touch of austerity as might be expected to this off-dry Riesling, yet the wine conveys a nice bit of mild, peachy fruit all the same. It is crisply balanced, slightly rounded in feel and has a good sense of palatal weight that makes it a useful mealtime partner to chicken or lighter fish dishes. GOOD VALUE
  • Ken's Wine Guide
    (2006 Vintage) This wine opens with a very appealing ripe peach like bouquet. On the palate, this light bodied wine is dry, crisp, clean, and has minerally lime like flavors. The finish is dry, slightly tingly, a...
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2007 Vintage) If forced to choose at the moment between this bottling and its sibling from 2006, we would pick the latter but only because this one seems held back a bit and bound by a certain youthful restraint. As dry as its mate and a touch wiry just now, it teases with a spry streak of citrusy fruit and might well emerge as the favored wine if set aside for another twelve months. GOOD VALUE