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Olivier Humbrecht is one of the world's most renowned winegrowers. He is a Master of Wine and has been described by Robert Parker as the greatest white winemaker on earth. Yet he is very soft spoken, humble, and self-deprecating, which makes him perfectly suited to his assumed role as a global ambassador of wine. He is a champion of terroir, biodynamic farming principles, and non-interventionist winemaking, whose family have been winegrowers in Alsace for 12 generations (since 1620). He is...
- 94 Points -
Oliver Humbrecht's wines need little introduction. And like the man himself, they are always full of generosity, depth and precision. This wine is from a 5.2ha vineyard in the stunning Hunawihr village. While still restrained, the nose opens up to wet stones and citrus notes. The palate has a beautiful structure with mineral acidity and fabulous tension. Despite its youth, it already has amazing depth but needs years to develop fully.See detailed press review
- 93 Points -
Laserlike acidity defines this statuesque Riesling, while the mouthwatering palate offers flavors of lime granita, crunchy white peach, fleur de sel and Thai basil. Long and vibrant, with a lasting, minerally finish.See detailed press review