Chateau Ste. Michelle Sweet Riesling White Wine
Looking for a delicious sweet white wine?
Chateau Ste Michelle Harvest Select Sweet Riesling is a dessert wine that captures the rich, ripe flavour of peach, and the results are stunning paired with more fruit, soft cheese or a spicy main course. Drinking this sweet white wine is almost like enjoying a bowl of fruit in a glass!
Category: Sweet white wine
Grapes: 100% Riesling
Region: Columbia Valley, Washington, USA
Winery: Chateau Ste. Michelle
Pairings: Chicken, pork, fresh fruit, seafood, mild cheeses, Asian and Thai dishes
About Riesling Grape
This white wine grape originates in Germany, where majority of it is still grown today – followed from a distance by the United States, Australia, Austria, and France. Riesling is typically made in both sweet and dry styles. Its primary flavors are lime, green apple, beeswax, jasmine and petroleum.
About Chateau Ste. Michelle
In 1967, Ste. Michelle Vintners produced its first Cabernet Sauvignon, with guidance and support from the legendary international winemaker Andre Tchelistcheff. It was the release that put the Washington state wine industry on the map. Many years later, Chateau Ste. Michelle is celebrating more than 50 years of winemaking.
About Columbia Valley
Columbia Valley generally has a continental high desert climate. This climate promotes and protects Riesling grapes’ natural acidity and provide perfect conditions for ripening. The resulting grapes develop intense aromas and flavors and create the distinctive taste of Washington state wines.