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Chateau Ste. Michelle & Dr. Loosen Eroica Riesling

Wine Details

Varietal

Riesling

Style

White

Wine Description

(2011 Vintage) The 2011 Eroica Riesling exhibits aromas and flavors of white peach, grapefruit and sweet lime with subtle mineral notes. The mouth-watering acidity is beautifully balanced by flavorful Washington Riesling fruit. After more than a decade we have truly found our 'Eroica style,' striving for beautiful bright fruit with crisp acidity and enhanced mineralilty.

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    這是德國Dr Loosen與美國St. Michel酒廠合作釀的Reisling,喝起來果然有德白的香甜與華盛頓的酸度,可惜還沒融合起來.就好像德白+華盛頓,不過挺乾淨的,還不錯.不過同樣的價格,我可能寧願直接買德國的Dr Loosen Kabinett

    about 6 years
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    Crisp, minerally riesling. Well balanced, though not overly fruity as some rieslings are.

    about 6 years
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    very nice overall, off dry with nice fruit notes but clean finish

    over 5 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2006 Vintage) "The whites start with the 2006 Eroica Riesling made in collaboration with the Dr. Loosen estate in Germany's Mosel region. Since the project began, this has consistently been among the best non-dessert Rieslings produced in the USA and the 2006 continues in that tradition. Light straw-colored, it offers up a lovely floral, mineral, honeysuckle bouquet, crisp flavors featuring melon and pineapple, excellent balance, and a long, pure, refreshing finish. This wine may well evolve in the manner of o...
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 12/07
  • Wine Spectator
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast