1998 Riesling Grand Cru Zinnkoepfle, Selection de Grains Nobles, Seppi Landmann
|Origin:||France, Alsace, Alsace|
|Appellation:||Alsace Grand Cru|
|Date tasted:||15 January 2004|
|Price when tasted:||200ff (US$27)|
<li> a delicious, juicy sweet wine <li> savour without food <bR><br> The Riesling grapes are hand picked due to their delicate shrivelled condition and the result is a rich, luscious wine typical of this style of Alsace. Intense rich sweet marmalade el
Intense rich sweet marmalade elements come out with a hint of botrytis on the nose. The sweet lemon marmalade palate shows a rich deep wine with good ripeness and balancing acidity. Drinking now and for the next 5 years. Not cheap, but worth it.