What importer Skurnik Wines has to say about this wine...
This is a mélange from all sites except the Berg, and it’s soulful yet heartily chewy; avuncular and woodsy, not soft but gentle, a companionable and even comforting wine. I’d even call it “healing.” It’s really hard to think of it as an “object with flavors,” because it feels like such a friend.
Is there a better grape than Riesling? Is there a better value? Its fruit purity, its perfume, and its mineral nuance are all unparalleled. And for centuries, the top German Rieslings were priced accordingly: at least as expensive as the top red wines of Bordeaux and Burgundy. But nowadays you could spend a lifetime exploring Germany’s great Riesling-producing regions while staying well within your budget. You might take an occasional break to try Germany’s other white grapes or perhaps a glass of Spätburgunder (the local name for Pinot Noir). It’s time to get started!