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2009 Domaine Ostertag Riesling Muenchberg
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90 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - November/December 2010

(14.6% alcohol, 6 g/l r.s. and 5.7 acidity) Sexy aromas of white peach and coconut, lifted by lime and mint; the vineyard character comes through in spite of the wine's high alcohol. Then slightly sweet, supple and very ripe in the mouth, with an enticing white peach flavor. Distinctly less soil-driven than the 2008. Finishes ripe, dusty and persistent but could use more grip.

93 Points | Wine Spectator
89 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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