While smoky and earthen on the nose, the palate of this light-footed auslese is plush, almost fleshy, with unctuous yellow-peach, mango and tangerine flavors. Racy lime acidity revitalizes the midpalate, leading to a long, clean finish. Drink now through 2025.
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