While unctuously honeyed from nose to finish, this elegantly balanced spätlese also conveys a purity of fruit. It's richly concentrated in white-peach and yellow-cherry flavors but invigoratingly brisk. The finish is marked by hints of pollen and spring blossom.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org