Smith-Madrone, Riesling, Napa Valley, Spring Mountain, California 2018
(at Seattle, 06 Mar 2023)
Drinking Window: 2023 - 2030
Classic Riesling aromatics of petrol, tropical fruit and petrichor. Stu Smith is one of the founding fathers of the variety in California's Napa Valley, choosing east-facing slopes for his Riesling vines. The wine offers ample ripeness, with tropical fruits, zesty lime, fleshy ripe peach, and some phenolic notes on the palate.