The rise and rise of Riesling. The Riesling is a white grape, originally from the Rhine in Germany, with a very distinct flowery aroma.
Cooler climate Riesling grapes are generally less citrusy than those grown in warmer climates. Australian Riesling has a characteristic hint of lime and peach flavour. The high acidity and big fruit flavours of the grape mean that the wines have great potential for ageing. With its delicate, refreshing flavours Riesling is on the rise and is usually included as one of the top three white wine varieties. Try some of these quality Rieslings and find out why.