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2018 Leidenfrost Vineyard
Dry Riesling

flint - lemon verbena - orange peel

A Grand Cru is always Grand, even in a challenging vintage. Leidenfrost is a Grand Cru, if not the Grand Cru. To release such fantastic quality in 2018 is a tour de force. We certainly worked hard this vintage, but this terroir really delivered great dimension.

leidenfrost vineyard

East side Seneca Lake - Hector
Soils: Lordstown channery silt loam over shale


Harvest Date: Oct. 9
Hand-harvested, sorted, and whole cluster pressed
Fermented with indigenous yeasts in barrel
Residual Sugar: 0.3% (3 g/L)
Alcohol: 12% by vol.
Production: 75 cases