(2008 Vintage) Covey Run’s Dry Riesling contains just enough residual sweetness to round off the racy acidity and puckery citrus peel flavors of the grape. Swirl a glass and smell the complex peach, melon and honeysuckle aromas. In the mouth, exploding honey, nectarine and peach flavors lead to a long, full finish.
Connoisseurs' Guide to California WinesLimited sensations of white peaches and flowers lend this low-keyed bottling a certain varietal stamp, and a bit of real Riesling fruit similarly shows through in its medium-sweet flavors. It runs up against an edgy streak of grapefruity acid in the latter going, but its slight coarseness will ease when it is poured with food. GOOD VALUE