The Quest to Save Old Vine Riesling

WINEMAKER CHRIS WILLIAMS OF BROOKS WINE/ANDREA JOHNSON PHOTOGRAPHY

WINEMAKER CHRIS WILLIAMS OF BROOKS WINE/ANDREA JOHNSON PHOTOGRAPHY

When thinking of Riesling, a famous line by a fictitious character comes to mind: “I’m not bad. I’m just drawn that way.” That was Jessica Rabbit’s defense for her alluring curves in the 1988 movie, Who Framed Roger Rabbit. In the wine world there are a few varietals that, through no fault of their own, are equally misunderstood.