(2004 Vintage) "A tad reduced in aroma, this young white has plenty of intensity, offering lime, peach and slate flavors matched to a silky texture. It's awkward today, needing time to integrate. Best from 2008 through 2020. 1,500 cases made." –BS
Wine & Spirits(2007 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/09. At this stage, this feels much more open and generous than its Sonnenuhr counterpart, showing bright, floral flavors of tangerine and white peach. Its bold, rounded depth of fruit reveals more nuance and complexity the longer this sits in the glass, and it should feel even more focused and complete in a few years, after shedding its initial puppy fat.
Wine Advocate(2001 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 144 on Dec-02
Wine Spectator(2001 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/03