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Riesling Spätlese, Wachenheimer Königswingert 2006

by Richard M » Wed Apr 22, 2009 1:02 pm

Riesling Spätlese, Wachenheimer Königswingert 2006, halbtrocken, Wachtenburg Winzer

0.75l ~ 3.50€ (4.55 US $)

From an Einzellage inside Grosslage Schenkenböhl around here.

Good (second :mrgreen: ) bottle of wine to drink. Goes nice with pizza. Great value for that price.
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Re: Riesling Spätlese, Wachenheimer Königswingert 2006

by David M. Bueker » Wed Apr 22, 2009 1:23 pm

Wow - $5!
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Re: Riesling Spätlese, Wachenheimer Königswingert 2006

by Richard M » Wed Apr 22, 2009 6:52 pm

Forgot to mention that its the final consumer price paid in Germany. :oops:

It is not an example of "sophisticated", "top notch" wine, it is an everyday wine, but it is still one of the best deals here (Palatinate) in this price range.
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Re: Riesling Spätlese, Wachenheimer Königswingert 2006

by David M. Bueker » Wed Apr 22, 2009 8:24 pm

One of the big issues with wine in the USA is that we don't have much in the way of drinkable wine under $10. California could make a killing if they producer pleasing quaffers in that price range.
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