City Wine Merchants

 

888-588-4945 Call to Order
Shopping Cart  Cart 0 items: $0.00

Close

Qty Item Description Price Total
  SubTotal $0.00

View Cart

 

 

Browse Store

 
Jj Prum Bernkasteler Badstube Kabinett 2008

Jj Prum Bernkasteler Badstube Kabinett 2008

767946103317
Region
Germany
Appellation
Mosel-Saar-Ruwer

Type
White
Varietal
Riesling
Wine Advocate
91
Take advantage of our mix-and-match discount!
The item you selected may be out of stock or limited. Please contact us to inquire about this wine!
Add To Cart
$29.99
/ 750ml
The item you selected may be out of stock or limited. Please contact us to inquire about this wine!

Mosel is known for their steep vineyards and soils of porous slate, which is ideal for drainage and good heat retaining properties. Pure and precise, this wine offers violet, lime and mineral salt aromas and flavors that reflect the terroir of the appellation. Though light, it's intense and almost creamy in texture, with a nice, juicy finish.

 

Wine Specs
Vintage
2008
Varietal
Riesling
Appellation
Mosel-Saar-Ruwer
Wine Advocate
91
Wine Profile
Ratings
“Extremely bright in aroma as well as palate impression, the Prums’ 2008 Bernkasteler Badstube Riesling Kabinett is dominated by lemon and grapefruit, with village typical cherry and cassis manifesting themselves as an invigorating chew of fruit skin that is delightfully complimented by estate-typical impingement of CO2. Lush yet light, this finishes with not only blazing brightness but a cress-like pungency and strikingly intense salinity and suggestions of wet stone, making your palate stand to attention, wide awake! Plan on following it for a couple of decades, although, unlike many Joh. Jos. Prum wines, I find it (and many of the estate’s 2008s) downright irresistible already. The Prums compare 2008 with 2004 and as such consider it a classic Spatlese year, with thankfully with more wine in the Kabinett range that this estate has seen in many years. And if you remain unconvinced after tasting the present collection that residually sweet Kabinett Riesling is capable not only of reflecting the full potential of great Mosel vineyard sites but also capable of profundity and greatness per se, then you never will be.” - Wine Advocate
Product Reviews
Add A Product Review
E-Mail me when someone reviews this product

Leave this field blank: