8 Captivating Finger Lakes Rieslings Up to 93 Points

New York's bounty is on display in these new reviews of diverse white wines, most priced $20 or less

8 Captivating Finger Lakes Rieslings Up to 93 Points
Located along Seneca Lake, Riesling vines were planted in Hermann J. Wiemer's HJW Vineyard in 1977. (Courtesy of Hermann J. Wiemer)
May 12, 2022

A laser focus on Riesling has been paying off for producers in New York’s Finger Lakes, where quality soars higher with each vintage. Thanks to a new generation of vintners, the best Finger Lakes Rieslings can compete with versions made anywhere else in the world, as this week's selection shows.

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