Wines of the Week for May 2, 2019


Loosen Bros Riesling Dr. L 2016 (Mosel, $14.95, Vintages #599274): Pale straw in colour; minerally, honeyed grapefruit bouquet; light-bodied with a faint spritz; honeyed grapefruit flavour ending on an note of apple. Good value. (88.5)

Flat Rock Cellars Riesling 2016 (Twenty Mile Bench, Niagara, $17.95, Vintages #43281): Pale straw colour; minerally, grapefruit nose with a suggestion of petrol; just off-dry with a honeyed grapefruit flavour. Nicely balanced. (89)

Troupis Winery Fteri Moschofilero 2017 (Greece, $16.95, Vintages #647388): Very pale, almost water white; spicy, Muscat-like honeysuckle and peach bouquet; light-bodied, aromatic, white peach flavour. Very elegant. (90)

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