Great Northwest Wine top 100 wines of 2014: 10-2

By on December 30, 2014

9. Wild Goose Vineyards 2012 God’s Mountain Riesling, Okanagan Valley, $20

wild-goose-riesling-featureThe Kruger brothers are second-generation winemakers near the town of Okanagan Falls, British Columbia, where they specialize in such white varieties as Riesling, Gewürztraminer, Pinot Gris and Pinot Blanc. They craft some of the finest wine anywhere, and this further proves it. Created in a Germanic style, the nose is filled with Meyer lemon, ripe pear, minerality and hint of petrol. It’s brilliantly dry with quince, Asian pear, lemon juice and lime peel. The mouthwatering finish immediately demands another sip. This won best of show at the Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition.

Production: 400 cases

Alcohol: 12.5%

Winery website

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

About Great Northwest Wine

Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *