Initially quiet apple and lemon notes intensify on the palate of this delicate auslese, showing riper, richer shades of sun-kissed peach and apricot. An electric edge of lime acidity shocks the midpalate, extending to a cool, mineral finish. It's a remarkably long, complex ride for the senses.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: email@example.com