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2002 Joh. Jos. Prüm Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Auslese Goldkapsel
- > Mosel Saar Ruwer
Community Tasting Notes 8
April 10, 2014 - Just a small sip. Ap #31. Beautiful. Not quite youthful. So long. Got just two small but marvelous sips.
JesperR wrote: (93 points)
April 8, 2013 - Agree with latest tastingnotes. This is very good right now. Intense and poised, long and lovely! Texture is very watery, not the least creamy. Excellent!
cos82 Likes this wine: (94 points)
March 7, 2013 - Stunning wine. Better than last time tried. No off nose this time and slightly sweeter. Golden yellow in color. Nice nose of peach, lychee, steel and a hint of petrol. Smooth balanced palate of honey, peach, steel, chalk and a tad of petrol. Nice sweetness that went well with spicy Sechuan cooking. Long finish.
salil wrote: (90 points)
September 4, 2012 - Very pretty; a basket of fresh peaches, apples and other ripe orchard fruits tinged with honey, floral notes and just a faint tinge of sulfur that still lingers (though this was double decanted a few hours before being served.) It's incredibly youthful though with the fruit still very rich and the acidity barely perceptible beneath the sweetness. I imagine this will be a lot more enjoyable with time once the youthful sweetness starts to fade a bit, but right now it's really primary and more about potential than anything else.
Anonymous wrote: (95 points)
May 11, 2010 - a rich, sweet, velvety Riesling that has years to go. Too bad I have only 2 more bottles in the cellar. The sweetness cut through the acidity and richness of the beets and nuts in the salad...well-matched.
Pro Reviews 1
Mosel Fine Wines
By Jean Fisch and David Rayer
Maturing Mosel: 10 years after retrospective of 2002, Issue #18, 4/1/2012 (link)
(Joh. Jos. Prüm Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Auslese GK) Subscribe to see review text.
- Vintage 2002
- Type White - Off-dry
- Producer Joh. Jos. Prüm
- Varietal Riesling
- Designation Auslese Goldkapsel
- Vineyard Wehlener Sonnenuhr
- Country Germany
- Region Mosel Saar Ruwer
- SubRegion n/a
- Appellation n/a
- Pending Delivery 6 (5%)
- In Cellars 77 (62%)
- Consumed 42 (34%)