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97 • Weingut Toni Hartl 2006 Trockenbeerenauslese, Wesschriesling, Burgenland/375 ml.
Rich golden color. Magnificent aromas of honeyed nuts, dried apricot, golden raisin puree, and delicate spice follow through on a plush, satiny entry to a sweet fruity medium-to-full body with emphasis on the golden raisins and honey. Finishes with a long, mineral inflected fade. A sensational after dinner delight. (tasted on Dec-23-2008)
94 • Lenz Moser 2006 Prestige Trockenbeerenauslese, Burgenland $22.99/375 ml.
Bright golden color. Rich classic aromas of dried apricots, orange blossom honey, and delicate praline and profiterole follow through on a soft, supple entry to a fruity sweet medium-full body with unctuous honey butter,orange marmalade, and stone fruit pie notes. Finishes in a long, sensuous and evolving fade with a wisp of minerality. (tasted on Dec-18-2008)
94 • Seewinkelweingut 2006 "Dame Justine" Sandriegl Trockenbeerenauslese Süss, Welschriesling, Burgenland.
Floral nose, Baked peach, melon, pistachio praline and clay aromas follow through on a soft entry to a fruity-yet-dry medium body with buttered parchment paper, apricot chutney, and nut skin notes. Finishes with pencil shaving and honeyed golden raisin accents on the breezy fade. Nice character. (tasted on Dec-23-2008)
89 • Terra Galos 2005 "Best Sweet" Trockenbeerenauslese, Chardonnay, Burgenland.
Deep golden amber color. Bright aromas of candied citrus, peach cider, and baked golden raisins follow through on a soft, supple entry to a fruity sweet medium-to-full body with interesting honey, lavender, and lemon verbena notes. Finishes with a tangy, mouthwatering fade. A nice choice for creamy cheeses. (tasted on Dec-23-2008)
84 • Seewinkelweingut 2006 Tockenbeerenauslese Domkapitl, Rheinriesling, Burgenland/375 ml.|Find-a-Wine|
Golden amber color. Sheep's fleece, gold flake, and baked golden plum and raisin aromas. A soft, supple entry leads to a fruity sweet medium-to-full body with peach pie filling, baked yellow apple, and buttery caramel flavors. Finishes with a soft, slightly cloying spicy peach pie and orange marmalade fade. (tasted on Dec-23-2008)