This is a beautiful older Riesling that continues to have aging potential. It's rich, full of white currant, walnut, exotic spice and perfume. It still has the intense acidity of the Sunogeln vineyard that gives structure to the wine. It's ready to drink, but put a bottle away until 2018.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.