Plumes of smoke and dark earth intensify tonic, lime and salty mineral notes in this nimble-footed auslese. It's a bracing, revitalizing wine, balanced by sweet-tart yellow peach and tangerine flavors that pierce through a long, nervous finish.
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