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Date Printed: 9/16/2014
Dr. Loosen Riesling Eiswein (187ML) 2007
Dr. Loosen Riesling Eiswein (187ML) 2007
(search item no. 105167)
Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 9/16/2014: $19.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2008 Wine & Spirits rating: 93 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The 2007 Eiswein has densely packed pear, apple and guava fruit, with an intense, nervy edge in the aroma. It has a luscious silkiness on the palate that is viscous and juicy, with the vintage's typically bright acidity giving it a crisp, dynamic finish.
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About Dr Loosen:

The Dr. Loosen Estate has been in the same family for over 200 years. With ungrafted vines averaging 50 years old, some of the best vineyard sites in Germany (four rated grand cru and two premier cru by both the 1868 German classification and the more current Wine Atlas of Germany), Ernst Loosen has the raw materials for stunningly intense, world-class wines. With crop yields almost half of what is permitted by law, only moderate use of organic fertilizers, and old-fashioned cellar practices, Loosen strives to create wines that unmistakably say, "Riesling, Mosel, and Dr. Loosen." In his own words, "The great winemakers I have met invariably possess a clear concept in their mind of what their wine should be. It's a vision that places terrior over technology, and grape quality over quantity. This is the level of winemaking we pursue at Dr. Loosen. Our goal is to produce wines that are luscious, complex, and true to their roots."