Henrik Möbitz

Henrik Möbitz

Kapelle Gewürztraminer 2010

Killer nose but slight lacking on palate. — 3 months ago

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Henrik Möbitz

Kapelle Pinot Noir 2017

Lyle Fass

Terrific. No formal notes. — 10 months ago

Rob, Severn and 7 others liked this

Alpha Omega

Napa Valley Proprietary Red 2017

Loved spending the afternoon on a Zoom event with some wine club friends and @Henrik Poulsen to talk all things AO.
Paired this with a white bean and kale dish.
— a year ago

Neil, Jody and 13 others liked this

Max Geitlinger

Wein Pinot Noir 2015

Lyle Fass

Look at that Fucking color. Yes that is what Pinot is supposed to look like. Gorgeous. Unreal nose. Sour cherries, dry leaves, pinpoint precision. Takes 45 minutes to an hour before the symphony begins. But the unfurling and aromatic nuances are just gorgeous. The fruit is almost non existent on the nose the first 15-30 minutes then BAM! Palate is just amazing. Red Riesling on another level. This showing reminds me of Möbitz. It’s so ethereal and lacey. Stunning. Amazing delicate and refined red cherry fruit. More mid to early season cherries and gloriously juicy and perfectly ripe. This is so fine. Velvety and delicate Lacey tannins weave in and out of the finish. Stunning almost silly freshness. Stellar. — 3 years ago

Steve, Aravind and 5 others liked this
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Can't wait to try this!

Henrik Möbitz

Kanzel Pinot Noir 2017

Lyle Fass

Wine of the night. Energetic, textured, sweet and long. Stunning in every sense of the word. Genius.. — 4 months ago

Aravind, Jonathan and 10 others liked this
Severn Goodwin

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Damn it, I only have a '16 Kanzell, probably only half as good?
Lyle Fass

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@Severn Goodwin will be great. 16 is awesome but will be longer lived than 17.

Bret Brothers

Terres de Fuisse Pouilly-Fuissé Chardonnay 2017

Goe fra henrik. Bra med paprikachips ala steinsfjorden — a year ago

Max Geitlinger

Spätburgunder 2015

Lyle Fass

Glorious showing. As this ages if reminds me more and more of Möbitz. Gorgeous nose of crushed berries, spices, raspberry cake, mineral, limestone, sour cherry. Just dizzying. What a nose. So delicate and transparent. Palate is pitch perfect Red Riesling. So juicy and transparent with wonderful freshness and purity. Sour cherry, red berry, red cherry fruit. Terrific inner mouth aromas. So complex and juicy with just unreal energy and freshness. Amazingly linear and just straight as an arrow. Outrageous value. Terrific sweetness of fruit but just so perfectly judged. — 2 years ago

Pinotman, Steven and 2 others liked this

Pierre Brisset

Chambolle - Musigny Pinot Noir 2017

Lyle Fass

No formal notes. Spectacular. Sweet. Elegant. Pure. Sappy and elegant. But 17 Möbitz Kanzell smoked it. — 4 months ago

Aravind, Jonathan and 11 others liked this

Weingut von der Mark

Alte Reben Spätburgunder 2018

Lyle Fass

My first Von Der Mark wine. And wow. He is a Pinot specialist from Baden. Vines near Freiburg like Möbitz. A Dutch fellow who is also a MW. I zoomed with him for an hour before he sent me samples. The right people liked his wines and that was enough for me to get samples.

Ridiculously high toned nose. Just incredible. Huge Pinot aromas that are classic and delightful at the same time. It smells like Chambolle like it’s crazy. Or a killer Vosne Romanee Village wine. It’s one of the Jost lifted aromatic wines I’ve had. Usually wines have an aromatic ceiling. This has none. Straight to your brain. There’s a citrus undertone. Ethereal floral complexity. Elite. It’s broad but filled out and clear. There is also a lovely earthy funk. Wow. Vosne Romanee violets. This is crazy aromatic. Like elite. Palate is so good. This is so elegant, has such terrific mouthfeel. Terrific compact fruit intermingled with crazy spice. Juicy and so clean. Sour, mid season cherries form a sweet/tart interplay that is terrific. Awesome ripeness and just insanely fresh, deep, pure and fleshy cherry fruit. This has guts as well. Sweet, ripe tannins and minerals abound in the finish,which is crazy long. This is as easy to ponder as it is to drink.
— a year ago

Andrew, barak heller and 11 others liked this

BN Wines

Benevolent Neglect Las Madres Vineyard Syrah 2016

With thanks to @Henrik Poulsen who continued to espouse the greatness of these wines. Almost as good as @Mike Smith , which I would suggest is a high compliment. — 2 years ago

Tom, P and 13 others liked this
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I’ve only had the Riesling, which I adore.
Greg Ballington

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Great wines!