Second to One

Germany's 2002 Rieslings are outstanding follow-ups to the magnificent 2001s
Bruce Sanderson
Issue: March 31, 2004

After the magnificent 2001 harvest, the best in a generation, Germany enjoyed a fine crop of ripe, healthy Riesling in 2002. Although it may always remain in the shadow of its predecessor, 2002 stands on its own as an excellent vintage.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 31, 2004.

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