Charles Smith the Honorable Riesling 2011
When it comes to the non-traditional white wines, Charles Smith is the winemaker who knows how to impress critics and fans. Many years ago, this man was a manager to many Scandinavian rock bands. Today, he is known as the maker of the most prominent wines in the world. Charles Smith the Honorable Riesling 2011 is one of his best creations. If you are not familiar with the most delightful white wines from Washington, you should start your acquaintance with this perfect white wine. And in case you have already tried some of these wines and want to try something else, the delicious Riesling made by Charles Smith is a good choice for you.
Honorable Riesling by Charles Smith
You can call this Charles Smith the Honorable Riesling 2011 unusual, non-traditional, or even extraordinary. But one thing is obvious and that is this wine is definitely enjoyable. It is not as sweet as many other Rieslings. In fact, it is crisp and refreshing as a good dry wine can be. It has some mineral notes and the taste of apple and citrus on palate. This wine is very smooth, but at the same time its taste is incredibly rich and colorful. The flavor of ripe lime accentuates the elegance of this wine and makes it even more delicious.
Perfect match for any food
The dry white wines are known as perfect aperitifs. As for this Riesling, you can drink it without any food at all but in case you are planning to try it with some sort of food, there are many amazing options for you. First of all, it goes very good with curry, roasted chicken and even red meats. Secondly, it is a perfect match for any vegetarian food. Finally, it tastes amazingly with any spicy food, including exotic Asian food and Mexican food. This wine drinks perfectly with such sorts of cheese as Brie or Gouda as well.
Rich white wine from Washington
One of the best things about this Charles Smith the Honorable Riesling 2011 is that it is simplistic and rich at the same time. On the one hand, it’s not an overpowering dry white wine. Its taste is rather straightforward and there are not so many subtle nuances about it. But on the other hand, this wine is perfectly balanced. When you drink it, you can actually feel its aromatic taste and its flavor of ripe lime and apple. And given the fact that this Riesling is not too expensive, any fan of the good white wines should definitely try it.