When Kracher gets his hands on Scheurebe, the results are brilliant. This wine has structure, weight, great acidity and intense flavors. If the alcohol is high, that certainly doesn't show on this well balanced wine, with its fresh aftertaste.
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.