While a bit subdued on the nose, the tiniest sip reveals the power and intensity of this rich, decadent Beerenauslese. Delicate in frame, yet gorgeously concentrated, the palate is packed with wildflower honey and tangerine sweetness, countered by earthier notes of nuts, smoke and a wet-stone minerality.
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