There's a delicate rose-petal note that lingers from nose to finish on this remarkably elegant auslese. It builds in intensity on the palate, melding with sweet peach and yellow cherry flavors, along with steely minerality. This finishes long and clean, with a generous hit of lime acidity.
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