Loimer Fred Riesling 2009

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Deliciousness, character, freshness and elegance are the strengths of the Kamptal.

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Loimer, Weingut Fred:
The Loimer winery has 45 hectares of vineyards in the Kamptal region of Austria. In 2005, the winery changed to biodynamic wine-growing. Beginning with the 2009 harvest, the winery is certified according to "Respect – Bio-dynamically Inspired Quality"; member of the Österreichischen Traditionsweingüter,Austrian traditional wineries.

Member Reviews for Loimer Fred Riesling

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Snooth User: Rich Tomko
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2007 10/25/2011

loved this wine (as well) - course apples do it for me. Lots of stoniness that sorta grounds the wine a bit. nice wine.


Snooth User: Lindy Hemsley
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4.50 5
Vintage: 2007 10/13/2009

Fooled into thinking off-dry at first but, no, its crisp acid keeps the floral fruit in kilter. Layers and layers of complexity: kerosene, tobacco, minerals. Endlessly entertaining.


Snooth User: Franz Schneider
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4.50 5
Vintage: 2007 10/28/2008

peach, apricot, minerality, lingering, good acid structure, balanced


Snooth User: foodwinechickie
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2007 02/21/2011

I first had the pleasure of sampling this outstanding wine at an Austrian wine event I attended in New York. Although I'd tasted over 30 wines that day, this Riesling, from the Kemptal region of Austria, stood out from the pack and I was thrilled to find it readily available at several stores in my area. The nose of the 2007 Loimer Riesling is of ripe apple and juicy peach. Peach turns to pear and ripe apple to baked apple on the palate. This wine is concentrated, luscious and rich with spicy undertones. The finish is long with mineral notes and nice acidity.


Snooth User: staceybrick
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2006 04/07/2008

Four glasses


External Reviews for Loimer Fred Riesling

External Review
Vintage: 2005 01/17/2009

Wine Tasting NotesThe nose is dominated by a mix of fruit ranging from citrus, to green apples, to ripe apricots, but also carries and undertone of floral notes. The palate has delicate succulent fruitiness, almost granular in texture, intense mineral structure and vibrant acidity. A classic Riesling that is bolstered by herbal spiciness. The grapes for this Riesling are exclusively sourced from terraced vineyards extending on loess hills gently rolling around the city of Langenlois.



Deliciousness, character, freshness and elegance are the strengths of the Kamptal.

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