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9 Ratings
Joh. Jos. Prum Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Auslese

Wine Details

Varietal

Riesling

Style

White

Region

Germany

Wine Description

(2001 Vintage) Prum calls this wine "typically somewhat reserved vis-a-vis the Graacher Auslese" but I apprehend a level of sheer flavor intensity that goes beyond the other wines here today, with apple, honey an...

Expert Reviews
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  • International Wine Cellar
    (2003 Vintage) Peach and vanilla aromas. Broad, polished and creamy, yet it lies lightly, even delicately, on the palate. Brown spice, mango and banana suggest the vintage's extreme ripeness without conveying any overt sense of botrytis. Static yet imposingly rich and layered on the finish. Potential 2 stars.
  • Robert Parker
    (2003 Vintage)
  • International Wine Cellar
    (2004 Vintage) Fine bouquet of ripe apple, vanilla and sweet herbs. The palate is rich, with a salty, resinous character complementing the undeniably sweet apricot fruit. Unctuous yet lively auslese with a long, complex finish. Needs time.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/30/06.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/03