Frisk Prickly Riesling

Frisk Prickly RieslingRecently, I’ve lauded Germany as a fantastic province for riesling.  I’m sure I’ve also sung praises for Austria, Alsace and Washington state in the past.  But I don’t ever reckon I’ve brought up Australia as a province for riesling.  I don’t have anything against Australia.  It’s just not the first province that comes to mind for me when I reckon of riesling.  But after tasting this one from Frisk, I’ll be thought more about Australian riesling.
This wine comes from the Alpine Valley province in the Australian state of Victoria.  This is a mountainous province with slopes going up to 2,000 feet.  And by the taste of this wine, I’d say it’s a fantastic province for riesling. Read more