2016 Wirsching "Estate" Silvaner Trocken Franken

SKU #1347793 90 points Wine Enthusiast

 This dry light-footed Silvaner offers tangy yellow-apple and lemon flavors elevated by whiffs of blossom, honeycomb and crushed mineral. It's a sprightly lean wine with a crisp finish. Drink now through 2021. (AI)  (6/2018)

Jancis Robinson

 Proper spring wine – smells of early, cool mornings and elderflower cordial, and then, if you give it a chance to open in the glass, a little bit of nuttiness – that green creamy cobnut flavour that goes so beautifully with a bowl of marcona almonds. Creamy green nuttiness on the palate as well – like the best ripe avocado mashed on malted whole-grain toast with a squeeze of lemon and a drizzle of olive oil. Now you know what to eat with this wine. #hipsterbreakfastwine. (TC) 16/20  (3/2018)

Wine Spectator

 Well-spiced, with a concise palate expressing notes of red apple, gooseberry and ripe lime. Pure and focused, offering sleek mineral accents and a firm acidic backbone that drives this to a mouthwatering finish. Drink now through 2020. (AZ)  (2/2018)

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