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GG part 2 – 2009 Spätburgunder & southern 2010 Rieslings
11 Oct 2011 by Michael Schmidt
Lots of Grosse Gewächse interest on the forum, including tips on where to buy and what to buy from our Purple pagers. On 25 September at Kloster Eberbach I had the opportunity to finish my homework on the latest crop of German Grosse Gewächse wines. The first part of my review can be read in The taste of fear - GG Riesling 2010 . But with well over 300 wines on show, the two-day preview hosted by the VDP (Association of German premium wine estates) in Wiesbaden at the end of August (pictured) is never quite long enough to afford all the wines due consideration. At Kloster Eberbach I was able to study the red 2009 Spätburgunder...

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