Top 10 wines in the US press

4th April, 2013 by Andy Young

2011 Trisaetum Coast Range Estate Dry Yamhill-Carlton Riesling

Trisaetum Coast Range Estate Dry Yamhill-Carlton RieslingIn the San Francisco Chronicle, Jon Bonné, takes a look Riesling, writing that the US Pacific Northwest has a “deep romance with the grape. He added: “Riesling is the world’s great white-wine grape, and one that has a proud American history. If we’re heading into an era of serious, terroir-driven American Riesling, it’s a great sign of progress.”

In recommending this wine, Bonné wrote: “This bottle from [the Frey family’s] original parcel in the hills west of McMinnville is filigreed and juicy, a sign of deft handling of texture, with green quince, blanched hazelnut, dried herbs and nectarine skin.”


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