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Dr. Loosen Riesling Kabinett Mosel-Saar-Ruwer Ürziger Würzgarten 2002

Winemaker's Notes:

93 points Fine Wine Review: "Loosen's Ürziger Würzgarten GKA has a lovely expression of ginger spice and pear fruit with great acidity... (Issue #97; 2003)" 91 points Wine Spectator: "The bright acidity cuts through this gossamer-textured white, lending a snap to the apricot, peach and citrus flavors. Well-delineated and long on the finish..."

Weingut Dr Loosen:
The Dr. Loosen estate has been in the same family for over 200 years. When Ernst Loosen (pronounced loh-zen) assumed ownership in 1988, he realized that with ungrafted vines averaging 60 years old in some of Germany’s best-rated vineyards, he had the raw materials to create stunningly intense, world-class wines. To achieve this, Ernst dramatically reduced his crop size and stopped all chemical... Read more
The Dr. Loosen estate has been in the same family for over 200 years. When Ernst Loosen (pronounced loh-zen) assumed ownership in 1988, he realized that with ungrafted vines averaging 60 years old in some of Germany’s best-rated vineyards, he had the raw materials to create stunningly intense, world-class wines. To achieve this, Ernst dramatically reduced his crop size and stopped all chemical fertilization, preferring only moderate use of organic fertilizers. And, most importantly, he turned to gentler cellar practices that allow the wine to develop its full potential with a minimum of handling and technological meddling. Read less

Member Reviews for Dr. Loosen Riesling Kabinett Mosel-Saar-Ruwer Ürziger Würzgarten

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Snooth User: Debra Meiburg MW
6836507,588
0.00 5
12/27/2010

See Ernie Loosen (Weingut Dr. Loosen) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series(#3): http://www.debramasterofwine.com


Snooth User: alas
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5.00 5
12/08/2011

Five glasses



93 points Fine Wine Review: "Loosen's Ürziger Würzgarten GKA has a lovely expression of ginger spice and pear fruit with great acidity... (Issue #97; 2003)" 91 points Wine Spectator: "The bright acidity cuts through this gossamer-textured white, lending a snap to the apricot, peach and citrus flavors. Well-delineated and long on the finish..."

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