Pacific Rim Dry Riesling 2011
Riesling from Columbia Valley, Washington
The wine is crisp, dry and lush with flavors of citrus, jasmine and minerals. Our Dry Riesling is endlessly versatile and harmoniously complements the world's most vibrant and flavorful cuisine.
Pair with anything from Asian to European to a wide variety of seafood, cheeses and cold meats.
Wine Enthusiast - "A fresh and textural wine, this puts a spicy spin on citrus rind, peach and apricot flavors. There's an intriguing hint of white pepper as well, and an overall sensation of density, intensity and exceptional length. Best Buy."
Pacific Rim Winery
Riesling, simply, is the most versatile, complex and food-friendly of all the noble grapes. if you enjoy inspiring your palate, then Riesling is your ideal wine. No other varietal so purely expresses terroir. Washington's Columbia Valley - home of Pacific Rim - provies the ideal soils and climate for growing Riesling. Purity is at the core of Pacific Rim's winemaking philosophy. They exclusively use stainless steel tanks, allowing the true character of Riesling to speak for itself, they do not use malolactic fermentation and their wines are fermented only with native yeasts. Pacific Rim produces 10 different Rieslings from bone dry to sticky sweet, and Riesling represents 95% of all the wines they produce. Pacific Rim is an Organic and Biodynamic certified winery. View all Pacific Rim Wines
About Columbia ValleyView a map of Columbia Valley wineries
Notable FactsMerlot is the most popular and most planted grape of the area, followed by Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay. Syrah and Riesling are also popular and continue to grow in acreage.
About WashingtonRelated Links:Now the number two producer in the United States, Washington State has also grown in quality.
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- 5 Stars: 4
- 4 Stars: 3
- 3 Stars: 2
- 2 Stars: 2
- 1 Stars: 0
11 ratings, 4 with reviewsAdele Thomas - Davidsonville, MD512/6/2013Legazy - Miami, FL410/19/2013
- Fruity & Smooth
Especially in summer times it goes nice as an aperitif as well as grilled tilapia filet. This wine is a very good value for the money.23/17/2013Oksy not to my drinking standards41/14/2013WineCollector - Prairieville, LA51/3/2013Outstanding wine and outstanding valueMAH - Nashville, MI511/17/2012Virile Vino - Lake Zurich, IL210/14/2012Lee Calhoon - Brentwood, CA510/10/2012nikkileth - Oakland, CA39/14/2012Crispy and dry. Flavors of citrus and peach. Nice wine for the price point.SLyn - San Francisco, CA39/14/2012
- Light & Crisp
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Wine Style Guide
Light & Crisp
- Light to medium bodied wines that are high in acid and light to medium fruit. Typically no oak.
Fruity & Smooth
- Light to medium bodied wines with lots of juicy fruit, typically medium acid and medium oak.
Rich & Creamy
- Full bodied wines that have typically undergone malo-lactic fermentation and/or spent time in oak.
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