White - Off-dry

2003 Dönnhoff Schloßböckelheimer Kupfergrube Riesling Spätlese

Riesling

  • Germany
  • Nahe
Drink between 2007 - 2017 (Edit)
CT91.5 30 reviews
2003
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Community Tasting Notes 28

  • tooch wrote: flawed

    August 15, 2016 - Dinner at Marc's (Marc's Apartment - Chicago, IL): corked

  • d'Artagnan wrote: (90 points)

    February 15, 2016 - joli vin frais, à l'acidité basse, doux et fin, avec une belle salinité en finale. Pas le plus complexe des vins de ce producteur mais fort agréable et parfait pour l'occasion. 89-90 pts

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  • RSK wrote: (92 points)

    January 9, 2014 - Honeysuckle flavors little bit of petrol on the nose. Could use a little more acidity, but that's quibbling.

  • EMichels wrote: (92 points)

    October 16, 2013 - Great nose - nice edge; Great clarity; Excellent fruit; Great interest; Still showing very young

  • cephomer wrote: (91 points)

    September 5, 2013 - Had with sushi. Pale to medium straw color. A bit on the sweet, overly ripe side of the spectrum, no doubt owing to the excessively hot vintage. Bigger & rounder mouthfeel than usual. Didn't have sufficiently crisp acidity to balance vs the fruit as in better vintages, and didn't have overt minerality or petrol qualities that I love about these wines, but was still pleasant enough as this is a fine winemaker. Certainly has some time left so I look forward to revisiting this one down the road to see how it develops/improves.

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  • By David Schildknecht
    January/Feburary 2005, IWC Issue #118 (link)

    (Hermann Donnhoff Schlossbockelheimer Kupfergrube Riesling Spatlese) Subscribe to see review text.

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  • By Jancis Robinson, MW
    6/23/2004 (link)

    (Dönnhoff, Schlossböckelheimer Kupfergrube Riesling Spätlese Nahe White) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2003
  • Type White - Off-dry
  • Producer Dönnhoff
  • Varietal Riesling
  • Designation Spätlese
  • Vineyard Schloßböckelheimer Kupfergrube
  • Country Germany
  • Region Nahe
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation n/a

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 4 (1%)
  • In Cellars 174 (60%)
  • Consumed 114 (39%)

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