Plain Cellars 2014 Riesling, Columbia Valley, $18

By on August 21, 2016

plain-cellars-riesling-2013-bottleWenatchee Valley viticulturist/winemaker Garrett Grubbs grew these grapes on his vineyard in Entiat, Wash. His six months of aging on the lees in neutral French oak barrels leads to aromas and flavors of Golden Delicious apple, dried pear, clove and slate. It was fermented to dryness, creating a tart finish of lime peel. These wines are available at the winery in Plain as well as the Plain Cellars downtown Leavenworth tasting room.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 120 cases

Alcohol: 13.9%

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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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