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2007 Emmerich Knoll Riesling Smaragd Loibenberg
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93 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - November/December 2008

($84) Pale yellow-green. A complex bouquet exhibits fully ripe yellow peach, intense mango and lime accompanied by flinty minerality. Complex and juicy in the mouth, with an apricot flavor framed by racy yet marvelously integrated acidity. Finishing flavors of lemon and wet dark slate linger impressively. This wine should benefit tremendously from further bottle aging and boasts terrific potential. Drink 2010 to 2022.

90-91+ Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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