2020 Joh Jos Prum Riesling Spatlese Bernkasteler Badstube

Riesling - 750ML
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REVIEWS

JG 94 WA 93
JG 94

View From The Cellar, January 2022

94+ Katarina Prüm’s 2020 Badstube Spätlese is simply stunning and one of the best wines I have ever tasted from this vineyard. The bouquet is electric, jumping from the glass in a mix of apple, fresh lime, lilacs, bee...
WA 93

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2022

The 2020 Bernkasteler Badstube Spätlese opens with a concentrated, finely flinty/mineral bouquet of fully ripe and slightly stewed stone fruits intermingled with iodine nuances. Dense and lush on the palate and provided...

WINE DETAILS

Color & Type White
Varietal Riesling
Country Germany
Region Mosel Saar Ruwer
Sub-region Bernkastel
Vintage 2020
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 7.5%

### 2020 Joh Jos Prum Bernkasteler Badstube Riesling Spatlese

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#### Overview

The 2020 Joh Jos Prum Bernkasteler Badstube Riesling Spatlese is a white wine produced in the Mosel Saar Ruwer region of Germany. This Riesling, crafted by the esteemed producer Joh Jos Prum, showcases the characteristics of its sub-region, Bernkastel. With an alcohol percentage of 7.5%, this wine is known for its vibrant and complex profile.

#### Tasting Notes

John Gilman of "View From The Cellar" awarded this wine an exceptional score of 94+, describing it as "simply stunning and one of the best wines I have ever tasted from this vineyard." He highlights the wine's "electric" bouquet that leaps from the glass with notes of apple, fresh lime, lilacs, bee pollen, wild yeasts, apple blossoms, and a complex base of slate. On the palate, Gilman praises its vibrancy, medium-full body, and zestiness, with "beautiful structural tension, great mineral drive and grip, gorgeous fruit tones and a very long, perfectly balanced and complex finish."

Similarly, "Robert Parker's Wine Advocate" gave the wine a commendable 93 points. The review describes the 2020 Bernkasteler Badstube Spätlese as opening with a "concentrated, finely flinty/mineral bouquet of fully ripe and slightly stewed stone fruits intermingled with iodine nuances." The palate is noted as being "dense and lush... provided with ripe, crystalline and imbedded salinity," making it a mouth-filling and intense Spätlese that is already accessible. This review also mentions the natural cork closure and the specifics of tasting it at the domaine.

#### Conclusion

The 2020 Joh Jos Prum Bernkasteler Badstube Riesling Spatlese has garnered high praise from professional reviewers for its complex and vibrant profile. John Gilman’s review emphasizing the wine’s stunning qualities and perfect balance, alongside Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate’s focus on its intensity and accessibility, both underscore the excellence of this Riesling. With a low alcohol content of 7.5%, this wine promises a delightful and nuanced drinking experience, reflective of its esteemed heritage and meticulous production.