Vivid, juicy red and blue fruit with a note of soot-covered pine needles. Absolutely delicious. — 9 days ago
Big surprise! The scent was floral, violets and perhaps some green herbs. But the first sip… straight pipe tobacco laced by dark blue berry and unripe fig. Where was that jammyness we noticed a few years ago? It drank quite addictive, though. Complex and intriguing. — 8 days ago
Always a blend of 85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Cabernet Franc.
On the nose blue berries, cassis, earth, tobacco, cedar, pencil, medium to full bodied on the palate with the same fruit flavors, this wine does not impress at this moment, unresolved tannin and a short finish 92 DSP — 11 days ago
Wow ! Fucktastic out of the gate.
Nose is so evocative of the mosel. Blue slate. Green apple skin.
Palate is crystalline sugar. Bright mineral. Perfect green apple. Wow.
Luscious. Some apricot. Rich but balanced. Fantastic density.
Iconic mosel spatlese.
Bought from fass selections. — 8 days ago
Can’t say I’d reach for a sweet fortified muscat by choice, but this wasn’t too bad. Expectedly rich with notes of ripe exotic fruits and candied citrus peels. While there was not much going on beyond that, it did go exceedingly well with some blue cheese. Having said that, I would have preferred to have matched the cheese with the sweet energy of a Spatlese or grandoise of a Sauternes. — 9 days ago