Top Riesling Wine

My wine reviews include Riesling wines with high scores for their superb quality and taste, and their prices often reflect this as they tend to be more expensive. These Riesling wines achieve a score of 90 points or higher out of 100 and are often the wines that have the greatest aging ability and are therefore great Riesling wines for your cellar. They are also often the top ranked wines on many lists, especially in fine restaurants, with ratings that reflect their craftsmanship. You'll also find my reviews of Riesling wines that are less expensive, but still represent great value. This is just a small set of my wine reviews: when you join my wine community, you can access all of my reviews.

Colaneri Estate Stellucha Reserve Riesling 2009
V.Q.A., Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada
A gorgeous riesling with incredible intensity of flavour yet it's not heavy. Lovely white peach and mineral nose with layers of mouth-watering juiciness that will have you crawling back to the bottle, especially at this price. Alcohol: 11.3%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2012‐2016  Scrumptious Seafood Wine  Price: $16.00 Score: 90/100

This Riesling was reviewed June 9, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 279778  Check Stock
 

Weingut Karl Erbes Karl Erbes Riesling Spåtlese 2005
Qmp, Ürziger Würzgarten, Estate Btld., Germany
Vintages Wine Panel: Peach drops, mineral and lime aromas are front and center. A nicely plump, medium in sweetness wine with acid bringing balance on the mid-palate. This medium-bodied wine is an excellent choice. My note: Great balance and vivacity. Citrus notes and a long finish. Karl Erbes Riesling Spåtlese food pairings: spicy Indian curries. Alcohol: 8%  Sweetness: Medium  750 ml  Price: $19.95 Score: 90/100

This Karl Erbes Riesling Spåtlese was reviewed May 10, 2008 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 49866  Check Stock
 

Trimbach Riesling 2007
A.C., Alsace, France
Vintages Wine Panel: Trimbach is one of Alsace’s benchmark producers offering a top-quality Riesling at a very good price. Dry and austere with mouth-watering goodness that draws you back for a second glass. Aromas white peach, lemon zest and lilies. Alcohol: 12.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Price: $19.95 Score: 90/100

This Riesling was reviewed November 7, 2009 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 734517  Check Stock
 

Balthasar Ress Riesling Spätlese 1998
Q.M.P., Hattenheim Nussbrunnen, Rheingau, Germany
Truly a benchmark, best in its class! Sweetness yes, but its so seductive with the mouth-watering acidity to balance it and the peach essence that makes you close your eyes in its sunshine brightness. Alcohol: 8.5%  750 ml  Drink: 2011‐2015  Price: $20.95 Score: 90/100

This Riesling Spätlese was reviewed June 25, 2011 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 160762  Check Stock
 

Tesch Laubenheimer Krone Trocken Riesling 2008
Qualitätswein, Nahe, Germany
Lovely lime and petrol on the nose of this bone-dry, mouth-watering riesling. Gorgeous purity and laser focus. Exciting and vibrant with a long finish. Great for the price. Pair with seafood and vegetarian dishes. Alcohol: 12.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2013‐2017  Splendid Salad Wine  Top Rated White Wine  Price: $18.95 Score: 90/100

This Riesling was reviewed March 16, 2013 by Natalie MacLean

LCBO: 313544  Check Stock
 


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