Weingut Dr. Heyden

Dr. Bürklin-Wolf

Ungeheuer Riesling 2015

Lyle Fass

Been about a year. Lovely, expressive nose, citrus, tangerine, pink grapefruit, salty minerals, an airiness, class and depth. Chewy, textured and super mineral. Wow. Awesome concentration and purity. Deep, mouth coating and very elite. Really expansive and pure. This has picked up weight and depth in a year. Chewy, dense and structured with lovely minerality and a playful citrus core. So so long. Fantastic. — 10 days ago

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Myriad Cellars

Elysian Beckstoffer Dr. Crane Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Love this. Restrained with all the components just about in balance with one another. I did have this opened 10hrs in advance — 2 days ago

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Weingut Geheimer Rat Dr. Von Bassermann-Jordan

Jesuitengarten Grosse Gewächs Riesling 2014

Study sesh!!!! Wine of the night is a GG (grosses gewachs) Riesling wine from Pfalz, Germany. 🇩🇪
👁This wine has a medium lemon hue. This wine is clear with subtle effervescence.
👃 The nose is clean. This wine has pronounced intensity of developing aromas including tart apple, apricot, lemon, lime, pineapple, gooseberry, elderflower, honeysuckle, honey, and wet stone.
👄 This wine is dry and medium bodied. The acidity is high. The alcohol is medium. This wine has pronounced intensity of flavors including tart green apple, lemon peel, lime, apricot, passion fruit, gooseberry, wet stone, and honeysuckle. The finish is medium(+).
Quality of this wine is very good. It is very good because it has strong balance of acidity and fruit characteristics. It has a good length and intensity of aromas. It could be improved with greater complexity and tertiary flavor development that would increase the honeyed and dried fruit flavor potential. This wine may be consumed now, but will benefit from more time in the bottle.
Dr. Von Bassermann-Jordan. Riesling. Jesuitengarten. VDP. GG. Pfalz. Germany. Vintage 2014. ABV 13%.
— 18 days ago

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Loosen Bros.

Dr. L Riesling 2016

Not super sweet like other Riesling- nice and smooth — 2 days ago

Dr. Pauly-Bergweiler

Wehlener Sonnenuhr Spätlese Riesling 2005

I’m getting a real taste for these delicious aged rieslings. This is the second bottle of this vintage I’ve had, and man - it was rocking. It’s in such a perfect place right now. Ripe acidity balanced with the sweetness of honey, caramel apple, brûlée’d peach, kerosene and lilac flower. I’m making a mental note to buy more for the cellar. Despite the wait, these are too good to rob your future self of their pleasures. Yum. — 4 days ago

Dr. Hermann

Ürziger Würzgarten Kabinett Riesling 2014

Strong notes of honey, very sweet. — 5 days ago

Dr. Konstantin Frank

Finger Lakes Semi-Dry Riesling 2018

Ripe golden apples and peaches. Just sweet enough. Finishes with some petrol notes. — 9 days ago

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Dr. Wehrheim

Birkweiler Rosenberg Chardonnay 2016

Charakter und ein langes Leben vor sich — 10 days ago

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Dr. Loosen

Erdener Treppchen Spätlese Mosel Riesling 2018

Fried chicken and spatlese. That’s a bingo. These Loosen single vineyard wines are always so pure and delicious. 8% — a day ago

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Dr. Loosen

Ürziger Würzgarten Kabinett Mosel Riesling 2019

Another Dr. Loosen Kabinett, this time from Graacher Himmelreich, that after my foray into German Riesling a few weeks ago I was very excited to try. The conditions were laid of a Wednesday evening, a ‘send-off’ meal for my sister before she departed for university, and she elected for us to have an Indian takeaway. And hence, one of my most memorable food pairings was conceived: this wine, with fish pakora and raita sauce. No joke. Genuinely phenomenal. The wine continued to pair well with the main course and was beautiful on its own after the dinner. Notably less sweet, I thought, than the 2018 Wehlener, and totally quaffable.

Hook me up to this stuff on an IV drip.
— a month ago

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