Label Image
2009 Domaine Ostertag Riesling Heissenberg
Out of Stock
Not Yet Rated Be the first to rate this wine
Expert Ratings
ST
 87
WS
 92
RP
 89
read the reviews

Begin Your Search


WineAccess Travel Log


Read stories from the world's greatest wine trails.

Expert Reviews

87 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - November/December 2010

(15% alcohol, 3 g/l r.s. and 5.4 acidity) Bright yellow. Ginger and dusty stone on the very ripe nose, with a light lactic quality. Large-scaled, silky and rich; with its lushness and substantial alcohol this comes across as just off-dry. A very atypical vintage for this wine: I wanted more precision and intensity of flavor.

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

Member Ratings

Your Rating & Review
0 Member Ratings

Be the first to rate this wine

Greyed Out Ratings Graph

Explore

Albert Hertz, Eguisheim
About Alsace

Alsace has been almost pathologically ignored by the American wine-drinking public for generations--a real mystery in light of the great number of juicy, pure wines produced in this picture-postcard region of northeastern France.
Read More »

Varietal Image
Riesling

The Riesling grape may scare away some wine novices. In Germany, where the grape reaches its finest expression, labels hew to a rigid, abstruse set of classifications, leaving newcomers with little idea what they may be looking at. Furthermore, many wine drinkers' early experiences with sweet wines from Germany (think Blue Nun), have not been especially rewarding. We say that it's your loss if you continue to fear the...
Read More »