Table of Contents: A retrospective of 2011 and 2001 as well as a look back at the great vintages of the past. Read here what is in store.
The richness and ripe 2011 yielded much round Riesling characterized by power and phenolic presence. There are however a few great exceptions, especially in the noble-sweet and dry styles. We review 75 wines from the vintage and share our highlights.
We retasted 40 wines from the highly praised 2001 vintage from leading growers over the past few months, and the conclusion is really simple: This is an epic vintage! We have a look at the vintage and share our highlights.
The centenary of the mythical 1921 vintage is the perfect occasion to revisit the great vintages of the past and explain how the definition of a great vintage has changed over the last few decades.
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