Dry Alsace Riesling: Expert's Choice

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Confusion over quality, sweetness levels, labelling and bottle shape have scared off many consumers. But persevere and you’ll find quality and value Alsace Rieslings, says Stephen Brook. See his top 18 picks here...
Alsace Riesling, Kreydenweiss Clos Rebberg
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Kreydenweiss, Clos Rebberg 2009

Kreydenweiss, Clos Rebberg 2009
Remarkable stewed apricot nose, from the schist soils. Rounded, full-bodied and spicy, this is highly individual, with great tension and length. (17/20pts (90/100pts)
Price £23 (2008) Champagnes et Châteaux
Drink 2013–2018
Alc 13.5%

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