A regal variety of incredible purity and precision, Riesling possesses a remarkable ability to reflect the character of wherever it is grown while still maintaining easily identifiable typicity. This versatile grape can be just as enjoyable dry or sweet, young or old, still or sparkling and can age longer than nearly any other white variety. Riesling is best known in?Germany?and?Alsace, and is also of great importance in?Austria. The variety has also been particularly successful in Australia?s?Clare?and?Eden Valleys,?New Zealand,?Washington, cooler regions of?California, and the?Finger Lakes?region of New York.
The Erdener Treppchen Kabinett is a precocious wine, with red fruit aromas and dense minerality. An elegant yet muscular wine, it makes an ideal aperitif, as well as an excellent partner for lighter seafood and poultry dishes.