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2007 Friedrich Becker Estate Pinot Noir Pfalz
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97 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - January/February 2010

Brilliant ruby. Sensuous aromas of raspberry, chocolate and thyme. Elegantly concentrated and harmoniously balanced, with layers of wild berry fruit and spicy complexity. The lacy cinnamon quality and sleek tannins are reminiscent of Echezeaux. With its superb depth and exquisite length, this is the finest pinot noir of the vintage and one of the best I have ever tasted from Germany. (Please note that this wine is not available in the U.S. market.)

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