Chateau Ste. Michelle Dry Riesling
Riesling from Columbia Valley, Washington
The Chateau Ste. Michelle Riesling is a medium-dry, refreshing style of Riesling with beautiful fruit flavors, crisp acidity and an elegant finish. It offers an inviting crisp citrus, apple aromas and flavors. This is your everyday Riesling, that is a pleasure to drink and easy to match with a variety of foods.
Pairs well with: this is an incredibly versatile food wine and best with fruit salad, chicken, seafood, mild cheeses, Asian dishes, Indian curries.
Herbs: Coriander, Parsley, Dill, Chervil.
Best suited for: wine enthusiast, wine connoisseur, dry white wine drinker
Grapes: 100% Riesling
Style: Medium-dry style, white medium dry wine
Alcohol: 12.0%. Serve chilled
The Columbia Valley Vineyards
Columbia Valley vineyards, located in Washington state, lie in the rain shadow of the Cascade Mountains and receive just 6-8 inches of rainfall annually.
Warm, sunny days and cool evening temperatures create ideal conditions for intense aroma and flavor development in the ripening of the grapes.
Riesling grapes were harvested in September and October at the peak of flavor ripeness.
The “Riesling Taste Profile” scale is featured on the back label of the bottle to demonstrate that the Riesling is made in a “medium-dry style”.