Cracked this open for my white last night:
- Dr.Herman H Riesling (10.5%; Q; A.P.Nr. 2 602 145 4 10; BroadbentSlctns) Weingut Dr.Herman/Mosel 2009: Med.gold colorbeautiful pungent/Mosel valve oil/gout de petrol rather steely/flinty/mineral light floral/R complex nose; quite tart/tangy steely/flinty/mineral rather Mosel valve oil/petrol some R/floral/mango rather complex beautiful flavor; very long/lingering quite tart/tangy/steely/flinty/mineral some R/mango/floral rather pungent/petrol complex finish; not a lot of R fruit but a beautiful classic mature Mosel; may even improve w/ more age. $13.00 (KK)
A wee BloodyPulpit:
- This wine is on the spare/lean side & not very intense fruit, but a beautiful classic mature Mosel w/ loads of petrol. I got this about a yr ago for whatever reason I don’t know. But, like many German wines, the price is insanely stupid cheap.