The very brisk acidity really ignites the white fruit character, making the wine rocket across the palate until it splash lands in the very juicy finish. Delicious already, but maybe 20 more years ahead of it.

92 points | James Suckling, jamessuckling.com

The Thanisch family has cultivated wine continuously since the year 1636 and can look back on a history covering more than 375 years. The estate has been run as a family business for 11th generation, of which the last four generations were women. The boutique estate is 7 ha (16 acres) in size, including the most famous vineyard in Germany, the Berncasteler Doctor and the top vineyards Bernkasteler Badstube, Bernkasteler Lay and Bernkasteler Graben. All of the vineyards are planted with 100% Riesling vines, most of which are mature and on original rootstocks.

(DT0216)

Grape Variety Riesling
Closure Screwcap
Bottle Size 750ml
Brand Dr. H. Thanisch
SKU DT0216