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Riesling "Vinothek," Nikolaihof - 1997

Item # 23268 750mL
$199.96/ Single Bottle
$1199.76 $1079.78/ Case of 6
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This singular estate has been holding certain wines back, in cask and without sulfur, until they are deemed ready to bottle. This is one such wine; its complex nose and brilliant color barely touch the depths this wine possesses.


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