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Müller-Thurgau

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A cross between Riesling and Madeleine Royal, the vines are known to be hyper-productive and thus, most wines are somewhat boring. That said, quality minded wineries offer Müller-Thurgau with the same complexity as fine Riesling.

Primary Flavors

  • Peach
  • Rose Petal
  • Lemon
  • Lime
  • Flint

Taste Profile

Off-dry

Light Body

None Tannins

Medium Acidity

11.5–13.5% ABV

Handling


  • SERVE
    38–45°F / 3-7°C

  • GLASS TYPE
    White

  • DECANT
    No

  • CELLAR
    1–3 Years

Food Pairing

The weight of this wine will allow it to punch above its weight, so things like mushroom tarts, roasted pork or poultry are excellent options.

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