"A lot of color and a commandingly serious walnut and slate fragrance; the palate is proud, monumental and almost solemn, Riesling as Serious Business, Riesling in its fundamental mineral being. Picked only"" at 94 degrees for elegance and drinkability (bless him!), the wine has inscrutable depth; a Doctoral thesis of slate. The Dhron river is a tributary in a side valley located north of Trittenheim and south of Piesport. Adam's holdings are located in cooler portions of the Hofberg where the river flows heading away from the Mosel and into the Hunsruck hills. Adam also just recently restored a portion of the Hofberg planted in 1973 that was the last remaining terraced portion of the vineyard."""
- • Year: 2012