Welcome Back!Sign in here:

Not Registered?Become one of our thirsty clan 264,556 strong:

Register Today!

Want to be THE Wine Expert among your friends?

294,717Wine Reviews
264,556Members
30Seconds to join
Ad

Kruger-Rumpf Münsterer Im Pitterberg Riesling Kabinett 2016 Wine Review

Kruger-Rumpf Münsterer Im Pitterberg Riesling Kabinett 2016

Kruger-Rumpf Münsterer Im Pitterberg Riesling Kabinett 2016

Nahe Qualitätswein, Germany

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

  Add My Review


Price: $26.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 9.8%

Sweetness: Medium

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Kruger-Rumpf

Agent: Classique Imports

Natalie's Score:

Access Natalie's Tasting Notes, Ratings and Food Pairings

Purchase a subscriptionUnlock Natalie's wine review, notes scores and pairings for this wine by upgrading your membership to become a Paid Member. Start drinking better wine tonight!
 

This Kruger-Rumpf Münsterer Im Pitterberg Riesling Kabinett 2016 was reviewed on April 25, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

  Add New Vintage

Pricing & Stock Information

StoreStock    
YONGE & SUMMERHILL66 Add
QUEENS QUAY & YONGE58 Add
HWY 7 & BIRCHMOUNT/VILLAGE PKWY57 Add
CORNWALL & TRAFALGAR53 Add
BAYVIEW & SHEPPARD (BAYVIEW VILLAGE)48 Add
See More Edit

Reviews and Ratings

Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Gorgeous off-dry style, medium bodied, balanced. Lemon drop, low alcohol 9.5%, medium plus persistence of ripe pear and peaches with wildflower honey on a medium finish. Pairs well with Asian fusion. Tasted 2016 vintage in March 2018. 92 points
Emilie Ryan rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

A sweet Riesling for cheese and dessert.…
Presentation: An interesting label that reminds us of a winter scene
Appearance: Pale lemon
Nose: Medium nose with citrus fruit (tangerine, blood orange), cat piss and dried grass
Taste: Medium sweet wine, medium body, high acidity, low tannins, sweet citrus (clementines, tangerines), cat piss and dried grass
Finish: long sweet finish
Overall impression: The acidity in this Riesling balances out the sweetness. It would be a great pairing with cheese or dessert.
Value: 3/5
Eamonn Donnelly reviewed this wine as follows:

Very pale lemon colour with green reflections in the glass. Initially, aromas are slightly shy and need a little bit of time to open. Ripe apple, nectarine and citrus zest with gestures of petrol like minerality, although quite subdued. Very juicy and mouthwatering on the palate bursting with ripe, sweet stone fruit and apple. Nicely balanced fresh lemon acidity cuts through the sweetness. A great wine for aromatic, slightly spicy curry based dishes.
from the Nahe wine region, Kruger-Rumpf Münsterer Im Pitterberg 2016 is a zesty Riesling with honeysuckle, citrus flavours on the palate with a mineral streak running through it. Wine grapes for this dry, mouth-watering Riesling were sourced from two vineyards, one planted in the 1940s and the second in the 1960s. Drink or hold for five years. Pair with rich seafood, mild curry and sushi fare. - Community Wine Reviews

If you liked the Kruger-Rumpf Münsterer Im Pitterberg Riesling Kabinett 2016, you might also like these wines:

Ad

FEEL LOST IN THE

LCBO?

Know the wines you want before you even get to the store with my wine reviews. Join now. It's free.

Wine of the Week

As featured on  

CTV Wine of the Week!

Bonterra Red Wine
Zinfandel 2016,
Mendocino County, California ...

Natalie MacLean

Canada's Most Quoted Wine Writer

Natalie MacLean is editor of Canada's largest wine review web site, publishing hundreds of wine reviews every week for more than 264,556 members.

She was named the World's Best Drinks Writer at the World Food Media Awards in Australia.

Natalie has published two books with Random House, the second was named one of Amazon's Best Books of the Year. Get access to all of her reviews today by becoming a member of her site.

Red, White & Drunk All Over

  Best Books of the Year

Red, White & Drunk all over by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean writes about wine with a sensuous obsession... and often laugh-out-loud funny... Terrific.

Rex Pickett, Sideways

Ms. MacLean is the disarming Everywoman. She loves wine, loves drinking ... ultimately, it's a winning formula.

Eric Asimov, The New York Times

GOT A SMARTPHONE?

Access my reviews on mobile with the bar code scanner.

GET NAT'S APP

Unquenchable: A Tipsy Search

  Best Books of the Year

Unquenchable by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean is a new force in the wine writing world ‐ a fiesty North American answer to Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson. She can write beautifully about wine.

The Financial Times of London

There are very few people in the wine world who "get it" and Natalie is one of those who brings more fun to a buttoned-up and stodgy game.

Gary Vaynerchuck, Wine Library TV

Starting a Wine Cellar?

Expert advice for all budgets

Insider tips on starting a wine cellar
From wine racks to underground caves, insider tips on size and space, number of bottles, ideal conditions and reputable resources.   learn more  
Winner World's Best Drink Writer
Four-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award