Riesling - Non Alcoholic Wine
Traditionally produced in the Rhine region, Riesling is typically a crisp, dry or off-dry white wine characterised by floral aromas and fruit flavours such as green apple, peach and lime. Riesling wines are usually varietally pure (they’re not blended with other verities) and are rarely oaked. Brands include: Leitz Eins-Zwei, Carl Jung, Natureo and Dr Zenzen.
Is Riesling a good wine?
Riesling has a reputation for being sweet, but it can also be off-dry or dry. It ages well, it's a notorious for pairing well with food.
Does Riesling taste like petrol?
The striking petrol character is said to be integral part of the Riesling aroma profile. Scientifically speaking, the reason Riesling smells and tastes like petrol is due to a chemical compound called TDN, which forms as a result of ripeness or age.
What do you drink Riesling with?
Riesling is known for being extraordinarily versatile with food. In general, pair light, crisp, Rieslings with delicate summer salads and more substantial Rieslings with Asian flavours.