Riesling Nutrition Facts

Calories, fat, protein, and carbohydrate values for Riesling.


There are 118 calories in Riesling.


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size:


serving (5 fl oz) (148 grams)

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 0
Calories 118

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0 grams

Trans Fat 0 grams

Total Carbohydrates 5.5 grams

Protein 0.1 grams
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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How long would it take to burn off 120 KCal?
Walking (3mph) 32 minutes
Running (6mph) 11 minutes
Bicycling (10mph) 16 minutes
Values estimated based on person weighing 140 lbs.

What type of wine is a Riesling?

aromatic white wine grape

Riesling is an aromatic white wine grape variety that yields a floral white wine with fruit flavors. The riesling grape originated in the Rhine River region, which runs throughout parts of Germany, France, Austria, and Switzerland.

Is Riesling a good wine?

It has a reputation for being a sweet wine, but there are plenty of dry rieslings to prove otherwise. It ages well, it’s a notoriously excellent food-pairing wine, but more than anything, it’s just tasty.

Is Riesling a wine or champagne?

Riesling is a white wine grape mostly from Germany, Alsace and Austria.

Is Riesling white wine sweet or dry?

sweet wine

Traditionally, Riesling is a sweet wine, but dry and semi-dry styles are also popular. Riesling is a cold-resistant grape and ripens later than other varieties. This slow-ripening process enhances its aroma and flavor while maintaining its acidity.

Is Riesling similar to Chardonnay?

Riesling, the Riesling wines tend to be medium-bodied, mildly sweet, or dry. They all tend to have some type of fruity flavor. On the other hand, Chardonnay is a medium-bodied wine with mild acidity and is usually dry rather than sweet. It may also have fruity flavors of apples, lemon, hazelnuts, etc.

Is Riesling sweet like Moscato?

Sweetness: People often venture into the wine territory with a glass of Moscato, as it is the sweetest wine. Riesling is also a sweet wine, but it is less sweet than Moscato.

How do I know if my Riesling is dry or sweet?

Dry can mean bone-dry and tingly-tart like a squeeze of lemon, to juicy but still tangy like an orange or tangerine. Sweet can range from ripe-sweet, like a peak-season peach, to nectar-sweet like peach liqueur, to syrupy-sweet like peach jam.

What does Riesling taste like?

Riesling Tasting Notes

Riesling is usually pure and is very rarely oaked, resulting in natural flavor profiles of apple, apricot, peach, and pear. It is also highly aromatic with a distinctly floral aroma.