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WTN: Heavyweight Hengst

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WTN: Heavyweight Hengst

by David M. Bueker » Mon Feb 17, 2014 12:52 pm

2005 Zind-Humbrecht Gewurztraminer Hengst - France, Alsace, Alsace Grand Cru AOC (2/16/2014)
Good Gewürztraminer aromatics, and plenty of pineapple fruit in this wine. Where it falls down is on the heavy, blocky palate. It is just too heavy, especially after the lovely aromas.
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Re: WTN: Heavyweight Hengst

by Fredrik L » Mon Feb 17, 2014 3:56 pm

ZH Gewurz heavy? :shock:

Must be that global warming thing I keep hearing so much about!

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