An unusual yeasty smokiness plays in the ripe apple fruit here. The midpalate is textured and shot through with lemony, bright acidity. The smoky glimpses pop up in numerous places, sometimes even with a caramelized edge. Very interesting and unusual
Reviews wines from Austria, Alsace and England
German-born but London-based, Anne Krebiehl MW is a freelance wine writer contributing to international wine publications. She also lectures, consults and translates and has helped to make wine in New Zealand, Germany and Italy. She adores acidity in wine and is thus perfectly suited to her Austria/Alsace/England beat. Her particular weaknesses are Pinot Noir, Riesling and traditional-method sparkling wines.