2017 Abbott Late Harvest Riesling

$28.00

Overview

A traditional Late Harvest, this sweet dessert wine was picked later than our other harvest to naturally intensify the grape sugars, but keep its acidity. Gorgeous.

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Suggested aromas: Rich honeyed tones, mineral aspects, citrus zest with baked stone fruit on the palate & supple acidity. *375ml

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Winemaker Specs

Blend: 85% Abbott Riesling, 10% Gewurztraminer, 5% Malvasia

Fermentation: Cold, twenty seven-day fermentation

Time aging in oak: None

Finish Alcohol: 13.6%

Acid/pH: 2.68 pH

Production: 100 cases, splits.

Age-ability: Should age well through 2025

Best time to drink: Now through 2023

Vineyard: Abbott Vineyard

Elevation: 5,500 ft

Exposure: Flat, good exposure

Soil: Sandy loam, rocky

Recipes & Pairings

FOOD PAIRING: Soft cheeses, apple pie or cheesecake.

Recipe

Awards & Recognition

“Highest Rated Red Wine producer in New Mexico’s History” -The Wine Enthusiast Magazine 

"Notable New Mexico winemakers to look for... Vivác is a great up-and-comer!" & “Winery to Discover Now!”- Sunset Magazine 
“An American wine for every day” - USA Today

2017 Abbott Late Harvest Riesling