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92 • Dr. Konstantin Frank 2010 Semi-Dry, Riesling, Finger Lakes $14.99. Best Buy.
Aromas of toasty lemon cake with peach frosting with supple, fruity medium body and a zesty dried apricot, Meyer lemon and honey finish. A superb off-dry riesling. (tasted on Jan-09-2012)
91 • Dr. Konstantin Frank 2010 Dry, Riesling, Finger Lakes $14.99. Best Buy.
Bright golden silver color. Lovely aromas of peach marmalade and lemon pie with a tart, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a honeyed lemon and spiced apple finish. Excellent structure, flavor and depth. (tasted on Jan-09-2012)
90 • Westport Rivers 2009 Riesling, Southeastern New England $19.99. Sustainable Agriculture
Golden yellow color. Aromas of caramelized apples and peaches and pistachios with a silky, fruity-yet-dry medium body and a tangy, mouthwatering clementine finish. A lively sipper or table wine. (tasted on Jan-27-2012)
90 • Unionville Vineyards 2010 "Fox Series", Riesling, New Jersey $14.95. Best Buy.
Pale silvery straw color. Bright aromas of spicy peach meringue pie and kiwi-lime marmalade with a silky fruity light-to-medium body and a crisp, mouthwatering tangerine and honey accented finish. A great sipper or spicy food wine. (tasted on Jan-27-2012)
89 • Whitewater Hill Vineyards 2010 Riesling, Grand Valley $12. Best Buy.
Pale golden straw color. Pleasing aromas of apple tart and creamy vanilla toffee with tangy, fruity light-to-medium body and crisp apple, citrus and mineral accented finish. A delicious, off-dry sipper that will be a real crowd pleaser. (tasted on Feb-06-2012)
89 • Treleaven 2010 Estate Bottled, Dry, Riesling, Cayuga Lake $14.99. Best Buy.
Pale golden color. Aromas of spicy poached peach and lemon curd aromas with a crisp, tangy light-to-medium body and green apple and chiseled acidity on the long, mouthwatering finish. (tasted on Jan-27-2012)
89 • Heron Hill 2010 "Classic Series", Semi-Dry, Riesling, Finger Lakes $13.99. Best Buy.
Golden silver color. Aromas of toasted lemon scone and apple bushels with a silky, fruity-yet-dry medium body and tangy peach, caramelized pear, and Meyer lemon finish. Very nice purity and style. (tasted on Jan-09-2012)
88 • Heron Hill 2010 "Classic Series" Semi-Sweet, Riesling, Finger Lakes $13.99. Best Buy.
Pale golden yellow color. Bright aromas of honeycomb and apricot marmalade with a silky, fruity-yet-dry light-to-medium body and a tangy, honeyed pear, apple and Meyer lemon finish. A delicious off-dry riesling that is sure to please. (tasted on Jan-09-2012)
84 • City Winery 2010 Uva Blanca Vineyard, "Uptown" Riesling, Finger Lakes $22.
Aromas of fallen apples, lemon pith, peach pit and dusty road with tart, lightly tannic, light body and a brisk, citrus peel and chalk finish. (tasted on Jan-09-2012)
84 • Liberty Vineyards 2010 Riesling, Lake Erie $12.99.
Pale golden yellow color. Smoky, sulfury grilled citrus, peach, and honey aromas with a soft, fruity-yet-dry light-to-medium body and a tart Meyer lemon, pear, and mineral finish. (tasted on Jan-27-2012)
83 • Heron Hill 2010 "Classic Series", Dry, Riesling, Finger Lakes $13.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Pale golden color. Aromas of lanolin, lemon meringue, and dried flowers with a soft, dryish light-to-medium body and a very tart lemon-lime juice and chalk finish. Serve with oysters. (tasted on Jan-09-2012)