Subtle nuances of flint, smoke and blossom elevate plush, easy fruit in this surprising bang-for-your-buck auslese. It's irresistibly fruity and forward, chock full of unctuous apricot and peach flavors, but sprightly and sheen too. The finish lingers on sweet honeyed.
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