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Magazine Archives: April 30, 2014

The Best of Both Worlds

Despite a tricky 2012 vintage in Germany, both sweet and dry styles excel
Kim Marcus
Issue: April 30, 2014

According To Wine Spectator's Kim Marcus, German vintners scored again in the most recent vintage on the market, 2012, delivering high quality Rieslings across the board. A majority of the year's highest-rated wines are in the sweet style, with luscious and unctuous eisweins and trockenbeerenauslesen representing the top bottlings.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 17, 2014.

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