2016 Riesling "Loibenberg" Smaragd (Tegernseerhof)
Tegernseerhof, Riesling "Loibenberg" Smaragd, Wachau, Austria 2016100% Riesling DRY, POWERFUL. PINEAPPLE, LIME, GREEN APPLE, JUICY FINISH Is Martin Mittelbach Austria's hottest up-and-coming winemaker? His wines, produced from the country's most revered hillside in Wachau, show the proof is in the bottle. This single vineyard Riesling rivals the greatest white wines in the world. Powerful & punchy, layered with abundant fruit and complex minerals, it's stunningly great now and for the next twenty+ years. It tastes rich and lush in the mouth and finishes with a huge wallop of acidity that accentuates the complexity like a giant exclamation mark! Wow. Serving Suggestions: Sushi & sashimi. Mussels Meuniere, Trout "Muddy Waters" from Uglesich's in New Orleans. Roast Pork loin with apples and cabbage.