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2010 Domaine Barmes-Buecher Riesling Tradition
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Albert Hertz, Eguisheim
About Domaine Barmes-Buecher

Husband and wife team Francois and Genevieve Barmes created Domaine Barmes-Buecher in 1985 from family land owned since the 17th century. Today, after the death of Francois, Genevieve carries on their life’s work, managing 30 acres in Alsace, around the towns of Wettolsheim, Turckheim, and Wintzenheim.

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2010 Domaine Barmes-Buecher Riesling Tradition

Producer: Domaine Barmes-Buecher
Style: White Wine
Grape Type: Riesling
Origin: France
Region: Alsace

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89 Points | International Wine Cellar , September 2012

(from an assemblage of young vineyards around Wettolsheim):  Bright yellow.  Perfumed aromas of ripe citrus fruit and canned peach complicated by honey and minerals.  Rich and almost sweet, with a little residual sugar providing a welcome buffer for the high acidity that really extends the crisp citrus flavors on the long, clean finish.  A lingering note of varnish and the wine's smoky peachiness hint at some noble rot.  Very serious riesling for such young vines.

91 Points | Wine Spectator

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