2016 Riesling

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2016 Riesling


Wine Description:

Lepe Cellars is proud to bring you this barrel-fermented and aged Riesling from Arroyo Seco in Monterey County. Its wonderful floral and honey bouquet leads you to a great tasting wine that is full of pears and crisp apples. This wine will pair well with a chicken salad tossed in a sesame-ginger dressing, tandoori-style shrimp, and baked rockfish with a spicy peanut sauce.

Technical Data:

Varietal: 100% Riesling

Fermentation: Inoculated with Assmanshausen, a German yeast strain. Co-inoculated with malolactic bacteria to complete 75% MLF. Fermentation occurred in neutral French oak barrels.

Aging: On the lees with weekly stirring in neutral French oak to provide a smooth, rich mouthfeel and to enhance the flavor profile.

Titratable Acidity:  6.8 g/L         

pH:  3.10      

Alcohol:  12.8%

Total cases produced: 68


Enter promo code "LEPE10"  for purchases of 12 bottles or more and receive a 10% discount.

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