Great Silvaner - no oxymoron
1 May 2009 by Jancis Robinson
Do take a look at Silvaner's 350th - videos to understand the context of this tasting of 27 of the finest Silvaners that Prof Dr Gian Luca Mazzella identified over several months' sleuthing in some of Germany's finest cellars - all to celebrate the 350th anniversary of the first record of Silvaner in Germany. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Mazzella is a big fan of sweet German wines and so an unusually significant (for modern Germany) proportion of his choices below are...

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