This stunning 2020 Joh Jos Prum Riesling Kabinett Bernkasteler Badstube is a true masterpiece from Germany's renowned Mosel Saar Ruwer region. Produced by the esteemed Joh Jos Prum winery, this white wine is a testament to their commitment to excellence and tradition.
In the glass, this Riesling exhibits a pale, golden hue that glistens with elegance. The enticing aromas emanating from the glass are a delightful medley of apple, tart pear, and wild yeasts, complemented by a beautiful base of slate and spring flowers. Just a whisper of savory tones adds an intriguing complexity to the bouquet.
On the palate, the wine is medium-bodied and vibrant, with a zesty character that enlivens the senses. A delicate filigree of flavors dances across the tongue, accompanied by a subtle mineral undertow. The excellent acidity and grip add structure and balance, leading to a long, seamless finish that leaves a lasting impression. This wine is the epitome of a classic Riesling, showcasing the true essence of the varietal.
Critics have also been captivated by this extraordinary wine. John Gilman of View From The Cellar awarded it an impressive score of 93, describing it as a "beautiful and utterly classical example" of its Prädikat. James Suckling of jamessuckling.com also awarded it the same score, praising its bright nose of apples, white peaches, and spring flowers. Robert Parker's Wine Advocate concurs, noting its fully ripe fruit, crushed stones, and hedonistic nature.
With an alcohol content of 8.0%, this wine is a perfect choice for those seeking a slightly lighter and more refreshing experience. The bottle is sealed with a traditional cork closure, further adding to the authenticity and charm of this remarkable wine.
The 2020 Joh Jos Prum Riesling Kabinett Bernkasteler Badstube is a true gem that deserves a place in any wine enthusiast's collection. Whether enjoyed on its own or paired with a range of cuisine, this wine is sure to impress with its elegance, complexity, and sheer beauty.