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Sunday, November 21, 2010
2008 Schmitt Sohne Riesling Spatlese
2008 Schmitt Sohne Riesling Spatlese, Riesling, Mosel Color: Very pale gold, clear. Nose: Tinge of petrol and stone fruits. Very closed off nose. Some Sprite aromas. Taste: Granny smith apples and nectarines with grassy finish. Sweet but not cloying. Refreshing. Acidity: Medium. Density: >Medium. Finish: >Medium long finish. Alcohol: 8.5% Notes: Tastes a little bit "fake" sweet, but refreshing, with balanced mouthfeel. Nothing incredible, but good after dinner drink as a dessert wine. Rating: 84 $9.75