Structure and Grace: Riesling, A Profound White Wine for Everyone

When: Thursday, April 5
Time: 6:00 pm TO 7:30 pm
Where: Milwaukee

Location: Bacchus Restaurant, Milwaukee, please call 414-765-1166 or email to register. The night of the tasting please check in at the restaurant front desk to confirm your attendance.

Cost: $30 per person (credit card number required at time of registration. The night of the tasting please check in at the restaurant front desk to confirm your attendance.)

We know what you’re thinking:, “Isn’t all Riesling really sweet, and a Granny wine?” Although you wouldn’t be entirely incorrect, we’d like to take an opportunity to change your perception. If one were to preform a national poll American swith Sommeliers and ask them what is the most misunderstood grape variety— is, and their favorite for pairing with food— pairings, the answer would almost unanimouslymost certainly be Riesling!

This tasting explores Riesling wears many hats in all its varied splendor, from the piercingly dry that hones in on the palate with laser- like precision, to the unctuously sweet that borders on an outlandishly hedonistic adventure, and everything in between. Please join us on our journey as we venture to different corners of the globe to uncover and examine every style Riesling has to offer. If you think we won’t be able to we can’t find a style suitable to Riesling that suits your tastes, then we gladly say, “Challenge accepted!”

Wines to be tasted

2016 Weil Rheingau Riesling $19.99

2016 Donnhoff Dellchen GG Riesling $69.99

2016 Von Winning Kirchenstuck GG Riesilng $119.99

2016 Tatome Steinhugel Riesling, CA $16.99

2015 Boxler Edelzwicker Reserve $26.99

2016 Grosset Polish Hill Riesling $46.99

2015 Stift Goettweig Silberbichel Riesling Reserve $29.99

2015 Knoll Loibenber Smaragd Riesling $56.99

2015 Gobelsburg Heilgenstein Riesling $59.99

& a bonus wine for those who show up on time!

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