18 Feb 2013
German 2011s continued
These notes, all taken at a tasting organised by Justerini & Brooks in London last September, are a post scriptum to our extensive coverage of Germany 2011, catalogued in Germany 2011 – the guide. In addition to the 2011s, there were a few older wines, which provided a good contrast, and context, for the young ones.
As at the Howard Ripley tasting in June, I concentrated on wines that our German correspondent Michael Schmidt had not tasted at the Mainz Weinbörse tastings.
The timing of this tasting gave most of the wines a few more months in bottle...