Expensive wine 146: Smith-Madrone Riesling 2017

Smith-Madrone’s riesling is a top-notch New World take on a classic grape

Once more into the riesling breach, dear readers: And why not? I’ve probably tasted more reislings over the past 18 months than I have in the blog’s entire 14 year history. And I’ve rarely been disappointed. The Smith-Madrone, despite California’s lackluster track record with the grape, is just one more reason to sip and sm…

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