Posts Tagged Heron Hill

2008 Heron Hill Winery Riesling, Ingle Vineyard, Finger Lakes, N.Y.

Light spritz. Pine needle, petrol and sweet apple fruit in the nose. A little white peach. Some minerality. In the mouth, sweet fruit with some acidic zing — refreshing. Stylistically, it’s Old World German. Spicy Asian fare would be a good... Read more

2008 Heron Hill Winery Blaufrankisch, Finger Lakes, N.Y.

This wine, a.k.a. Lemberger, is medium ruby in color, with some violet hues. Aromas of polished leather, smoke, and clove/wintergreen lead to noticeable white pepper in the mouth, joined by moderate cranberry fruit. Medium-bodied with good acid... Read more

2008 Heron Hill Winery ‘Unoaked’ Chardonnay, Ingle Vineyard, Finger Lakes, N.Y.

This wine is light straw in color, with a vanilla-tinged Granny Smith apple aroma. There’s a bushel-full of tree-ripened apple in the mouth, along with a steely component and lip-smacking acidity. The fruit trails off to a dollop of butterscotch... Read more