Le Guide Bettane & Desseauve des vins de France 2012

The winery owns vineyards in the Grand Cru Osterberg in Ribeauvillé but also fields in Bergheim and Hunawihr, in particular the Grand Cru Rosacker. The wines are pure with perfectly integrated residual sugars, especially from grapes coming from their more calcareous fields.

RIESLING GRAND CRU ROSACKER 2008                                       17/20

Open nose with notes of citrus and flint. Rich, fleshy palette with mineral flavors and a long final.  Well crafted, already a pleasure with shellfish today, this wine will age extremely well.  (age from 2012 to 2028)

GEWURTZTRAMINER LUCIE MARIE VENDANGES TARDIVES 2008              15/20

Aromas of candied fruit. Rich, concentrated palette. (age from 2011 to 2018)

MUSCAT 2009                                                                                             14.5/20

Crisp elderberry and fresh muscat aromas. Pure, rich flavored palette.
(age from 2011 to 2014)

PINOT NOIR BARRIQUE 2009                                                             15/20

Discrete spicy aromas. Rich palette of cherry and dark chocolate carries on into the final.  A wine to age. (age from 2013 to 2019)


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