MoneyWeek, 13 November 2009 – 2008 Pechstein Forst Riesling, Von Buhl, Pfalz

2008 Pechstein Forst Riesling, Grosses Gewächs, Reichsrat Von Buhl, Pfalz, Germany (£34.50, Harrods tel. 020 7730 1234).  It is the black basalt soil in this vineyard which gives these Grand Cru Riesling vines their extraordinary complexity.  I tasted the full range of Von Buhl ‘08s the other day and they are a mightily impressive lot.  […]