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2009 Domaine Albert Mann Riesling Altenbourg Vendanges Tardives
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Albert Hertz, Eguisheim
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Domaine Albert Mann touts 19 hectares under vine, including 5 hectares worth of Grand Cru Vineyards...

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2009 Domaine Albert Mann Riesling Altenbourg Vendanges Tardives

Producer: Domaine Albert Mann
Style: White Wine
Grape Type: Riesling
Origin: France
Region: Alsace

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91 Points | International Wine Cellar , November/December 2010

($47; 10.5% alcohol, 81 g/l r.s. and 6.8 acidity) Pale bright yellow. Multifaceted nose offers scents of lemon peel, ripe grapefruit, nutmeg, mace, dusty stone and musky quinine. Very sweet but with juicy acidity giving the wine a lipsmacking balance. This spicy, lightly saline fruit bomb shows no sign of alcohol. Not hugely complex but finishes brisk and long, with lovely energy and a hint of orange blossom.

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

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