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A Fruity Wine for all Occasions

Advantages: Nice grapey taste, not too dry
Disadvantages: None!

Well doesn't time fly? Christmas has come and gone for another year and I'm sure we've all eaten and drunk too much over the last couple of days. I know I have! With our Christmas dinner this year, we enjoyed a nice bottle of Riesling as it is one of the ...

rowei 26.12.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Michael Schafer Riesling Classic

German, white and gorgeous

Advantages: see op
Disadvantages: see op

Whilst shopping in my local Safeway I noticed this wine on special, normally selling for £3.99, this week its selling for £2.79, a bargain I thought, so I placed it in my trolley. Excited by my bargain, I had forgotten to look at the details and had bo ...

princesssoapy 24.06.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Michael Schafer Riesling Classic

Blass-ted with refreshment from the Wolf

Advantages: Refreshing, easy going alcohol content and flavour
Disadvantages: Only been seen at 'Spoons. Not complex

If I'm in the mood to whine about Wetherspoons then no pun intended, it's usually about their wine selection or dirty tables if I'm feeling particularly vitriolic. Unlike their wide reaching and interesting selection of beers, the wine list tends to be co ...

zallin 12.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Wolf Blass Yellow Label Riesling

History of the Wolf Winemaker

Advantages: Tastes delicious
Disadvantages: None

...This is a luscious wine, sourced from premium vineyards throughout Southern Australia. WOLF BLASS THE MAN Wolf Blass was born in East Germany in 1934. After working in the European wine industry for 13yrs, he moved to Southern Australia in 1961. In ...

BecksterMas 06.07.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Wolf Blass Yellow Label Riesling

Loosened up before dinner

Advantages: Refreshing, charming, good aperetif
Disadvantages: Some may not like its slightly sweet nature

The reputation of German white wines in the past has taken a complete panning and in my opinion deservedly so for exporting oceans of cloyingly sweet and palate-numbingly dull wines such as Liebfraumilch and Hock. However in recent years there has been a ...

zallin 10.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Villa Loosen Mosel Riesling 2005