Wednesday, September 9, 2015

New Pfalz Spätburgunder Grosses Gewächs Releases: 2013, 2012, 2011, and 2010

The Pfalz, always a strong area for Spätburgunder, shows plenty of promise for many of the newly-released GG’s. Interestingly, some prominent Spätburgunder producers chose not to show their wines, most notably Friedrich Becker, who usually has wines at the Wiesbaden tasting.

2012 was a great year for Spätburgunder. 2013 was not as good, but it was possible to make very good wine. 2011 was a challenging vintage, too. (Continue reading here.)