Tag Archives: Riesling

Yalumba Riesling 2009

Sometimes I’m really in the mood for a Riesling, something not fully dry with petrol and lime, served cold and tasting great. This isn’t that wine. It’s nice enough, it’s light and grapefruity with a little sherbet and if you squint a bit you can taste lime, but it’s thin. Maybe it was the bottle… Read More »

Dr. Loosen Dr. L Riesling 2008

Dr Loosen is good at making wine. Very good. Great Rieslings are truly great and come with the truly great price tags to match.  Dr L is the friendly, approachable entry level offer from the brand.  Entry level Riesling often means nasty. This wine came in a cheaply moulded bottle with a screw cap, it’s… Read More »

Dirler Riesling 2005

Germany took on England in the final of the European Under 21 Championship last night and I had neither English nor German wine in the house. A sad state of affairs. I opted for a wine from Alsace, the best I could do in the circumstances. It was a good choice for a hot day.… Read More »