Tuesday, September 19, 2017

VDP 2016 GG Tasting -- Pfalz Riesling Part X (Birkweiler, Burrweiler, Gleisweiler, Godramstein, Ilbersheim, Leinsweiler, Siebeldingen): Kranz, Messmer, Minges, Münzberg, Rebholz, Dr. Wehrheim

It wasn’t all that long ago that with the exception of the wines of Hans-Jörg Rebholz’s father, this region had a poor reputation and its wines were sold primarily as Schoppenwein, wine sold by the glass in cafés and the like.

Time changes, and the quality here is now top flight. (Continue reading here.)