Light spicy oak and cool vegetal notes on the nose, restrained, cool yellow fruit, light mineral notes. Ripe, juicy fruit on the palate, slightly sweetish and creamy, prominent smoky oak, very elegant acidity, good substance and persistence, vegetal and mineral notes in the background, still quite young, some oak on a very good juicy finish. Holding up much longer than expected.
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22 August, 2010
Polished pomaceous fruit and melon on the nose, herbaceous and nutty notes, very light mineral traces. Clear, juicy fruit on the palate, nutty notes, light herbs and spices, very elegant and quite lively acidity, good persistence, very full-bodied, noticeable alcohol, very light touch of oak, nutty finish.
Area of the German production region of Baden; see there