Dense and packed with citrus notes, this kabinett has enough structure to keep it all focused and persistent, despite its opulent profile. Good grip on the finish, with a long aftertaste. Drink now through 2010. From Germany. —Bruce Sanderson
Plum, spice and mineral notes are tasty, with chewy tannins and a long, lingering finish, where a touch of beef and bacon come through. Syrah and Carignane. Drink now. 7,900 cases made. From California. —James Laube
Fresh and vibrant, this reveals plenty of mineral notes along with peach and lime. Balanced, yet a little tight now, it has elegance and a long finish. Drink now through 2015. From Germany. —Bruce Sanderson
This is full of mineral and spice notes matched to a firm, elegant profile. Dense and light on its feet at the same time, this has the intensity and balance to age gracefully. Long, creamy finish. Drink now through 2015. From Germany. —Bruce Sanderson
Very pure and creamy in texture, setting the stage for apricot, nectarine and mineral notes. Lovely balance and lively structure keep it all focused. Fine length and a mouthwatering aftertaste. Drink now through 2020. From Germany. —Bruce Sanderson
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