|2013||92||Drink or hold||Vintners needed to work hard to overcome a wet harvest. Small crop produced open-textured, powerful and rich-tasting whites from the best vineyard sites|
|2012||90||Drink or hold||Hard frost in the spring and drought cut yields. Creamy, full-bodied Grüners; well-structured Rieslings|
|2011||90||Drink or hold||An easy-to-drink vintage with open-knit Grüner Veltliners; Kremstal performs well|
|2010||89||Drink or hold||A cool, difficult growing season delivered taut Rieslings and plush Grüner Veltliners; Kremstal performs well|
|2009||92||Drink or hold||Fresh-tasting Rieslings and Grüner Veltliners that are primed to age well|
|2008||94||Drink or hold||Cool and wet summer, but ideal weather at harvest. Monumental Rieslings from the Wachau; lean, powerful Grüner Veltliners|
|2007||93||Drink or hold||Bracing acidity and fresh minerality; slightly better for Riesling than Grüner. Excellent cellar potential|
|2006||95||Drink or hold||Immense structures, with intense fruit and minerality|
|2005||92||Drink||Creamy and rich; ripe Rieslings and viscous Grüners|
|2004||89||Drink||Easygoing and fruity, with good structure|
|2003||88||Drink||Very ripe and full-bodied; a drought vintage|
A score range indicates preliminary analysis based on barrel samples and/or a limited sampling; many wines of the vintage not yet reviewed.
Vintage ratings: 95-100, classic; 90-94, outstanding; 85-89, very good; 80-84, good; 75-79, mediocre; 50-74, not recommended
Drinkability: "NYR" means the vintage has not yet been released; "drink" means most of the wines of the vintage are ready to drink; "hold" means most of the ageworthy wines have yet to fully mature; "past peak" means most of the wines are declining rather than improving.
SOURCE: WINE SPECTATOR