March 25, 2015: News, Mature Riesling

2005 and 1995: A Retrospective

We just completed our extensive retrospective of the 2005 and 1995 vintages. Here some overall findings.

Over 200 wines re-tasted from the 2005 and 1995 vintage

We re-tasted over 150 wines from the 2005 vintage and over 60 wines from the 1995 vintage, including re-sampling much of the collections of many leading Estates:

  • Dönnhoff
  • Geltz-Zilliken
  • Reinhold Haart
  • von Hövel
  • Keller
  • Dr. Loosen
  • Egon Müller / Le Gallais
  • Joh. Jos. Prüm
  • Max Ferd. Richter
  • Willi Schaefer
  • von Schubert
  • St. Urbans-Hof
  • Wwe Thanisch (Erben Thanisch)
  • Weiser

Two stunning vintages in their own right

2005 Takeaways:

1995 Takeaways:

More details to be found in Issue 27 (Mar 2015)

The complete retrospectives are published in Issue No 27. If you wish to get your copy of this report, just subscribe for free here below.

If you haven’t done so yet, you may also want to peruse through some of the pictures from the 2005 and 1995 retrospective tastings which we shared on our social media accounts here: Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

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