Posts Tagged: Germany

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1976 Schloss Johannisberger Rosalack Auslese. Rheingau, Germany.

An auction purchase.      When opening such an old wine from auction, there is always a moment of anticipation as to what condition it will be in. Can be a bit hit and miss sometimes. Opened a different 1976 German

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1976 Schloss Johannisberger Rosalack Auslese. Rheingau, Germany.

An auction purchase.      When opening such an old wine from auction, there is always a moment of anticipation as to what condition it will be in. Can be a bit hit and miss sometimes. Opened a different 1976 German

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2011 Von Winning Riesling. Pfalz, Germany. 12.5%

Wein & Co, a wine bar and shop that seems to be scattered everywhere in Austria. Tried this Von Winning Riesling for about $40 at the bar. Very good. Crisp acids and crunchy apples. All you could want in a

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2011 Von Winning Riesling. Pfalz, Germany. 12.5%

Wein & Co, a wine bar and shop that seems to be scattered everywhere in Austria. Tried this Von Winning Riesling for about $40 at the bar. Very good. Crisp acids and crunchy apples. All you could want in a

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2011 Reichscrat Von Buhl. “Deidesheimer Herrgottsacker” Riesling. Pfalz. Germany.

2011 Reichscrat Von Buhl. “Deidesheimer Herrgottsacker” Riesling. Pfalz. Germany. 12.5% From the Herrgottsacker vineyard as opposed to the Kieselberg vineyard I tasted on the 31/8/12. At first glance, both labels look the same. Can tell that this is related to

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2011 Reichscrat Von Buhl. “Deidesheimer Herrgottsacker” Riesling. Pfalz. Germany.

2011 Reichscrat Von Buhl. “Deidesheimer Herrgottsacker” Riesling. Pfalz. Germany. 12.5% From the Herrgottsacker vineyard as opposed to the Kieselberg vineyard I tasted on the 31/8/12. At first glance, both labels look the same. Can tell that this is related to

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2010 Donnhoff Riesling. Dry. “trocken”. Nahe. Germany.

2010 Donnhoff Riesling. Dry. “trocken”. Nahe. Germany. 11.5% Good refreshing drink. Dryish. There is a hint of residual sugar here. Clean acid. Love the energy in this. Pineapple, interlaced with a hint of ginger, mangosteen. Tropical, without passion fruit. Love

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2010 Donnhoff Riesling. Dry. “trocken”. Nahe. Germany.

2010 Donnhoff Riesling. Dry. “trocken”. Nahe. Germany. 11.5% Good refreshing drink. Dryish. There is a hint of residual sugar here. Clean acid. Love the energy in this. Pineapple, interlaced with a hint of ginger, mangosteen. Tropical, without passion fruit. Love

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2011 Reichscrat Von Buhl. “Deidesheimer Kieselberg” Riesling. Pfalz. Germany.

2011 Reichscrat Von Buhl. “Deidesheimer Kieselberg” Riesling.  Pfalz. Germany. 12.5% It’s dry alright! Laser sharp focus and cleansing acid that keeps you reaching for another glass. Wet pebbles, green apples. Good round mouthfeel. Huge length. Has some of what I

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2011 Reichscrat Von Buhl. “Deidesheimer Kieselberg” Riesling. Pfalz. Germany.

2011 Reichscrat Von Buhl. “Deidesheimer Kieselberg” Riesling.  Pfalz. Germany. 12.5% It’s dry alright! Laser sharp focus and cleansing acid that keeps you reaching for another glass. Wet pebbles, green apples. Good round mouthfeel. Huge length. Has some of what I