Germany

BECKER SPATLESE GEWURZTRAMINER 2016
Article code VF13992
$57.00
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KUHLING-GILLOT PETTENTHAL GG REISLING 2015
Article code VF13774
$88.00
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92 Points - David Schildknecht - Vinous - “Pungent scents of lavender, rosemary, smoky black tea and citrus peel set the stage for a firm but subtly oily-textured, pithy, piquant palate performance. Abundant, bright juiciness of tangerine and lemon, along
GUNDERLOCH ESTATE DRY REISLING 2018
Article code VF13759
$19.00
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“In 1890 Carl Gunderloch founded the estate by investing his fortune
into the top vineyards of the “Roter Hang” (“red slope”) area in the Rheinhessen appellation. Five generations later, Agnes Gunderloch married winemaker Fritz Hasselbach, now known as “
BECKER PETIT ROSE 2018
Article code VF13758
$22.00
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“As was typical of the southern Palatinate region, our family has run a mixed use farm for many generations, with vineyards, some animals, a still and apple, pear, plum, cherry and mirabelle trees. In the middle of the 20th century, it became apparent tha
KARTHAUSERHOF RIESLING SPATLESE TROCKEN ALTE REBEN 2012
Article code VF13694
$42.00
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“While winemaking in this place can be traced back to Roman times, most consider the “official” founding of the estate as we know it to be 1335. This is when the Elector of Trier gave the vineyards to Carthusians monks, thus the name of the estate, Karthä
WEINGUT KELLER RIESLING ‘VON DER FELS’ 2018
Article code VF13682
$39.00
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“Based in the Rhinehessen, where the wines have more generosity and richness than in the Mosel-Saar-Ruwer or even Nahe, the Kellers are able to produce some of Germany’s most complete dry wines. Von der Fels is one of the best examples of dry German Riesl
WEINGUT KELLER RIESLING ‘VON DER FELS’ 2018 1.5L
Article code VF13684
$83.00
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“Based in the Rhinehessen, where the wines have more generosity and richness than in the Mosel-Saar-Ruwer or even Nahe, the Kellers are able to produce some of Germany’s most complete dry wines. Von der Fels is one of the best examples of dry German Riesl
WEINGUT KELLER RIESLING TROCKEN 2018
Article code VF13573
$22.00
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“A solidly constructed Dry Riesling that sings soprano notes of pale grapefruit, apricot and and green apple. A fine introduction to the blessed mix of sunshine and rocks of the Rhienhessen. Well-focused and well-done. A nice house Riesling that can be en
EVA FRICKE RIESLING MELLIFLUOUS ELEMENTS 2016 1.5L
Article code VF12975
$51.00
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“Eva Fricke was born in a small village in Lower Saxony the daughter of two doctors. Her passion for wine originated during a practical training in the vineyards of South Africa. Upon returning to Germany, Eva studied viticulture and oenology in Geisenhei
STEFAN MULLER NIEDERMENNIGER SONNENBERG ALTE REBEN RIESLING KABINETT 2018
Article code VF13352
$24.00
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“The Müller estate consists of 10 hectares, mostly Riesling (90% of their holdings) and a little Pinot, both Noir and Blanc. Everything is hand-harvested on rolling hillsides teeming with life and vegetation. The vines see no herbicides and no pesticides—
CLEMENS BUSCH RIESLING MARIENBURG KABINETT 2016
Article code VF13351
$33.00
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92 Points - David Schildnecht - “Fresh apricot and Persian melon are laced with zesty grapefruit on the nose and subsequently displayed on a palate that combines seductive creaminess and wafting buoyancy with infectious sheer juiciness. Tingling stone and
KOEHLER-RUPRECHT KALLSTADTER ANNABERG CHARDONNAY SPATLESE TROCKEN 2016
Article code VF13350
$33.00
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“The Annaberg is known to hardcore German wine fans as the birthplace of Scheurebe, but its south-facing slope of rich, dark soils inflected with sand and chalk also turns out to be prime ground for Chardonnay. Dominik farms this organically and matures t
HEINRICH SPINDLER KIRCHENSTUCK GROSSE LAGE RIESLING 2015
Article code VF13307
$55.00
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“All of the top sites are harvested by hand, with the picking crews making two and sometimes three passes for quality. Maceration is short, pressing is gentle and everything flows via gravity. Fermentation starts with ambient yeast, but sometimes cultured
ROTERFADEN LEMBERGER 2016
Article code VF13225
$31.00
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“We, Οlympia Samara and Hannes Hoffmann, are the weingut roterfaden. Our wines are planted, picked, stamped and bottled with our own hands. Everything homeopathic, with love, family and friends, with fresh air and a lot of fun.
On dry-stone terraces with
KNEBEL RIESLING HAMM 2015
Article code VF13117
$39.00
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92 Points - David Schildknecht - Vinous Media: "Fresh lime and Bosc pear tinged with thyme and basil mingle with satisfyingly earthy raw winter squash for a fascinating aromatic and flavor display. Luscious fruitiness, along with a cooling sense of green
KNEBEL RISELING AUSLESE ROTTGEN 2016 375ML
Article code VF12602
$55.00
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“These are not easy grapes to harvest, and it is Matthias’ mother who made this—and all the—noble sweet wines at the estate. Riesling was harvest at 110° Oechsle with very little botrytis. It shows red peach, cassis, apricot and brown spices with a long,
WEISER - KUNSTLER RIESLING ‘ENKIRCHER STEFFENSBERG’ 2017
Article code VF12587
$47.00
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“Konstantin Weiser and Alexandra Künstler (pictured above) are as soulful as the vineyards they farm; this is a micro-estate with only around 4 hectares total. They very literally do everything by hand, working the sites both organically and biodynamicall
VAN VOLXEM SAAR RIESLING 2015
Article code VF12527
$23.00
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91 Points - Daivd Schildknecht - Vinous - “White peach, pear and cherry are strewn with iris and lily-of-the-valley for an even more ravishing variation on the alluring aromatics of the corresponding “Riesling Schiefer.” The palate impression here is flat
EGON MULLER SCHARZHOFBERGER RIESLING AUSLESE 2015
Article code VF11890
$625.00
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97 Points - Stephan Reinhardt - The Wine Advocate - “The 2015 Scharzhofberger Riesling Auslese (AP #9) is beautifully clear, intense and piquant on the complex and elegant nose, which displays a great mix of tropical fruit, honey and Scharzhofberg slate w
BECKER ESTATE PINOT NOIR 2015
Article code VF11544
$23.00
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"Rich, suave Pinots are made here with riper fruit and meatier textures than are typical for Germany. Green cover crops, minimal spraying, and organic fertilizer nurture the vines; in general, wild yeasts ferment the whites and cultured yeasts are used fo
EVA FRICKE RIESLING TROCKEN 'KRONE' 2016
Article code VF10193
$62.00
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"This is the top dry wine of the portfolio. Grand Cru. Single vineyard grey slate with chalk in the deeper soil. Older vines, some planted in 1955. Fermented in tank, 7 months on lees. 7.1 g/l residual sugar, 8.0 g/l acidity. Flavours of yellow fruits, co
EVA FRICKE RIESLING ‘MELLIFLUOUS’ 2018
Article code VF12372
$23.00
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"Eva Fricke wasn’t born into a winemaking tradition, she chose the wine path after getting her first dose of practical training in the vineyards of South Africa. She studied viticulture and oenology in Geisenheim, where she graduated in 2001. In 2008, Eva
BECKER ESTATE PINOT GRIS 2017
Article code VF12747
$23.00
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“As was typical of the southern Palatinate region, our family has run a mixed use farm for many generations, with vineyards, some animals, a still and apple, pear, plum, cherry and mirabelle trees. In the middle of the 20th century, it became apparent tha
VON HOVEL GEFEN HASHALOM SAAR RIESLING KABINETT 2015
Article code VF12880
$38.00
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“From the great 2015 vintage, perfect grapes were harvested that needed as minimal intervention as possible. The result is a scintillating riesling showing Saar minerality and freshness. Greengage, white grapefruit, mint and wintergreen. The palate is for