Savory aromas of smoke and spring ramps blow off to reveal prettier notes of lavender and dried herbs on this unusual auslese. The palate dazzles with ripe pineaple and peach flavors and a honeyed richness that fills the mouth. It finishes long on a delicate violet note.
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: email@example.com