Staff Pick

Wiemer Semi-Dry Riesling, Finger Lakes - 2015

Item # 17311 750mL
$18.99/ Single Bottle
$227.88 $205.09/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

Hermann Wiemer moved to New York from Germany's Mosel region in 1968. This Finger Lakes Riesling, made in the traditional German Spätlese style, clearly shows his roots. Notes of baked apples and tangerine fill the palate.


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Staff Pick Notes

Seneca Lake makes for a perfect weekend getaway. It's just a few hours outside the city and features over 30 wineries.One of the highlights from my recent trip was the Hermann J. Wiemer winery and this bottle of semi-dry Riesling. A classic German style, in keeping with Mr. Wiemer's heritage and wine background. With juicy peach notes and brilliant acidity, it's my ideal pairing with spicy food. It rides the fine line of having a noticeable sweetness without being cloying. If you can't make it up to the Finger Lakes, this is the bottle you should pick up for a taste of the exceptional Seneca Lake terroir.

- LM

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