Wine.com88 Points Lush, with floral and spice notes, this white is lively and well-balanced. Lychee and apricot lurk in the background, and a citrus peel accent lifts the finish. Wine Spectator 88 Points Hugel 2006 Gewurztraminer boasts a lot of sap and strength for a basic and (by regional standards, especially) affordable bottle. Smoked meat,coffee, peppermint, celery seed, and black pepper are featured throughout, and the completely dry finish is unusually bracing for the vintage not tomention this va...
Wine BuyerYoung and bright, pale pistachio green in colour, languorous 'tears' shimmer down the glass.Its nicely perfumed fruit bouquet of mango, cumquat and citron is overlaid by sophisticated aromas of roses and fresh oriental spices with citrus hints.The same dynamic, vivacious character can be found on the palate. The wine is dry, with a subtle harmony, soft, velvety and elegantly scented, that makes it agreeably easy to enjoy. October 2009
Wine & SpiritsRating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 12/08
User Tasting Note
smithy996Smooth almost teisling like