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2005 Joh. Jos. Prum Graacher Himmelreich Riesling Auslese
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95 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - January/February 2007

($40) Pale golden yellow. Restrained aromas of yellow plum, quince jelly and acacia honey, with a hint of spicy botrytis.Pure, rich and complex on the palate, with subtle nut oil and brown spice notes giving a lightness to the creamy custard flavor. The lift and delicacy persist on the bright, stylish, succulent and very long finish.

93-94 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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