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Joh. Jos. Christoffel Erben Erdener Treppchen Riesling Auslese** 2002
in mixed case $56.84
Christoffel has been constantly stellar, not just "often" or "regularly," but EVERY SINGLE TIME, EVERY SINGLE WINE stellar since the 1992 vintage. Everything one can wish from great wine is lavished on these: depth, clarity, complexity, buoyancy, purity and ineffable beauty.
Like a fruit cocktail in flavor, with a rich profile and crunchy acidity, that keeps this fresh, light auslese balanced and lively. Nice lingering finish, with an apricot aftertaste. Drink now through 2015.
Score: 91, Bruce Sanderson, March 31, 2004
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