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.
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
Total cases produced: 68
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