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2007 Domaine Leon Beyer Riesling
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Albert Hertz, Eguisheim
About Domaine Leon Beyer

The Beyer family has been making wine in Eguisheim since the sixteenth century, although the domain wasn't established until 1867. Today, Beyer bottles the full complement of Alsace varieties: Pinot Blanc, Sylvaner, Riesling, Tokay, Gewurztraminer, and Pinot Gris.

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2007 Domaine Leon Beyer Riesling

Producer: Domaine Leon Beyer
Style: White Wine
Grape Type: Riesling
Origin: France
Region: Alsace

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87 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - November/December 2008

($20) Pale, green-tinged yellow. Reticent nose hints at mint and crushed stone. Juicy, limey, firm and penetrating; a very dry, subtle wine with excellent cut. The finish dusts the palate with lime zest. Try this with tuna carpaccio.

87 Points | Wine Spectator
87 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Albert Hertz, Eguisheim
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