2017 Nik Weis "Old Vines" Riesling QbA [WE90]
Wine Enthusiast 90
"Slate and crushed earth tones permeate from start to finish in this racy, intensely mineral Riesling. Just a shade off dry on the palate, it offers concentrated tangerine and lemon-skin flavors offset by a steely tang. This vibrant wine should open and improve through 2022. ANNA LEE C. IIJIMA"
"Nik Weis, third generation winemaker has reshaped St. Urbans-hof into one of the “hottest” wineries in Mosel. Elected to the VDP in just two short years, through a combination of strong viticultural techniques, green harvest and careful vinification, Nik has garnered fabulous scores on his Estate Riesling as well as For Ockfener Bockstein and Piesporter Goldtropchen Pradikats.
The most recent change comes in the 2011 vintage. Using only the oldest estate vineyards, Nik has crafted and even better quality Estate Riesling where all the grapes used are from two vineyard parcels 60 years of age and older. This results in a wine with much more complexity and character. Like all of the estate wines, only the natural ambient yeast is used for fermentation. Check out the new "Estate Bottled from Old Vines" Riesling."
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Day-definite delivery typically in one to five days, depending on distance.
Delivery by the end of the third business day.
Delivery by the end of the second business day to most areas.
Delivery by the end of the next business day.
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