Friday, October 25, 2013

Willi Schaefer Graacher Riesling Trocken 2011 91+ Points

Riesling is the finest white variety, full stop. Exemplary example such as this is simply fantastic and shows why, Riesling deserve better attention from local consumers and how table and  food friendly they are with their invigorating freshness, lively profile, delicate yet perfectly ripe fruit, juicy with bright texture, the "low" alcohol  lends itself to copious glasses and bottles and one can still go back to work after! seek it out

Purchase at Bootleggers Fourways.

Alcohol: perfect| 11.5 % abv

Origin: Mosel | Germany

Notes: peach | pineapple | lime | honey | floral | slate

Ideal drinking occasions: lunchtime

Serve with: grilled sea bass

Drink: now until 2023+