Dunham Cellars Lewis Vineyard Riesling
WHY WE LOVE IT
- It is produced in the Columbia Valley of Walla Walla, WA.
- Their complete control of the winemaking process reflects their commitment to detail and quality.
- This vineyard management is focused on sustainable growing practices and techniques.
Varietal Composition: 100% Riesling
Elaboration: It’s fruit comes from the Lewis Estate Vineyard. It is aged 100% in stainless steel.
Tasting Notes: Opens with bright aromatics of stone fruits and lychee, with an enticing floral character in the background. Pure fruit flavors and tantalizing acid give this wine a crisp, balanced finish.
2018 – 90 Wine Enthusiast Editors’ Choice
2015 – 90 Wine Advocate
Family-owned and operated for more than 25 years, Dunham Cellars has become one of Walla Walla’s most trusted and celebrated wineries. Two estate vineyards, Kenny Hill and Lewis, allow complete control of the winemaking process, from the clonal selection and sustainable growing practices to the advanced technology and techniques in the cellar. Fruit is also sourced from renowned vineyards in the Walla Walla and Columbia Valley Appellations.
The skills of the grower and winemaker along with the quality of their vineyards, healthy soil, and superb climate allow Dunham Cellars to create wines of structure and balance and ensure that every bottle best expresses its varietal character and terroir.