4 Ratings
Fetzer Johannisberg Riesling Echo Ridge

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Winemaker's Notes

(From 2002 Vintage) Johannisberg Riesling from the cool, coastal regions of Mendocino, Santa Barbara, and Monterey Counties produces consistently outstanding wines with delicate floral and fruit flavors and crisp acidity. These qualities in Riesling are enhanced by the perfume-like floral aromas and richness contributed by the Muscat fruit. A slow, cold fermentation preserved the delicate fruit and floral characteristics of these grapes.The 2001 Fetzer Johannisberg Riesling is a bright, pale yellow in color. In the ...

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