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Riesling 'White Springs Vyd', Ravines

The White Springs Vineyard is a unique site with protected slopes of limestone soil. This Riesling is an elegant, dry style with delicate aromatics, distinct minerality and vibrant acidity.

Clones 198, 239, and 90 grown at the White Springs Vineyard, which consists of Honeyoye loam soils over limestone. An exceptionally warm and sunny growing season resulted in very ripe and small clusters. The grapes were harvested between October 14th and 19th, with harvest brix ranging from 22.0 to 22.8 and a yield of 2.5 to 3 tons per acre.
Hand harvested grapes from White Springs vineyard were whole cluster pressed with a portion given skin contact prior to pressing. All components were fermented at low temperature (54F – 60F) in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks. After racking, components were aged on the lighter lees over winter until April.
Producer:
Vintage:
2017
Country:
United States
Region:
New York
Appellation:
Finger Lakes
Variety:
Riesling
Color:
White