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Loosen Bros. Dr. L Riesling 2013 Wine Review

Loosen Bros. Dr. L Riesling 2013

Loosen Bros. Dr. L Riesling 2013

Mosel, Germany

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 8

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2013-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 8.5%

Sweetness: MS

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Loosen Bros.

Agent: Select Wine Merchants Inc.

Product: 599274

Product: 10685251

Product: 804120

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

A pretty nose of apricots, pear and minerality, with a delicious bright palate showing tart apricot, pear, lemon, a touch of honey, and subtle minerality. Very harmonious, off-dry mouthfeel and a velvety-smooth apricot/lemon finish. Excellent value.
Martha Kelly AIWS, CS rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

This medium sweet Riesling is well-balanced with lively acidity and flavours of ripe peach, citrus, tree fruit, and a slight smokiness.
A true price-performer!
Pair with butter chicken, Pad Thai, or sip on its own.
Drink now or cellar until 2017.
Date tasted: November 26, 2014.
Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Pale lemon green colour, refreshing acidity, low alcohol, great price. Mix in the aromas and flavours of tree fruit, stone fruit,citrus, floral and detection of slight effervescence and you could be going back for a case. Not bad for $14 German Riesling. Classic German Riesling pairings: German sausage, Bratwurst, Asian food, on it's own.
Tasted: December 2014
Ben rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

19.54$. Wicked value wine.
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Fresh and floral, Dr. Loosen Riesling intices with a lively lime and floral nose. The palate is smooth with round spicey character and flavours of peach, pear and apple leading to a crisp finish. It is excellent with spicey foods

Source: NB Liquor Stores
Garry would buy this wine again.



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