91 points

Cave de Beblenheim 2012 Sonnenglanz Grand Cru Gewurztraminer (Alsace Grand Cru)

Ripe and rich, this is a full-bodied expression of spicy Gewurztraminer. It has weight and density, packed with peppered quince and rounded lychee and mango. It needs to age, so it will be best from 2016.

 — R.V.   Published 4/1/2015
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90 points

Cave de Beblenheim 2012 Sonnenglanz Grand Cru Pinot Gris (Alsace Grand Cru)

Rich and opulent, this offers depth of flavor, with intense quince, yellow and tropical fruit, and a spicy, peppery background. It’s a full-bodied wine to age at least until 2017.

 — R.V.   Published 4/1/2015
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88 points

Cave de Beblenheim 2010 Baron de Hoen Riesling (Alsace)

Full and fruity, this is already a delicious wine. A note of tangy citrus enlivens the apple and pear flavors. This has weight and an intense texture, with warm acidity and a touch of spice on the finish.

 — R.V.   Published 8/1/2012
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Cave de Beblenheim 2008 Baron de Hoen Riesling (Alsace)

Lightly floral, showing a hint of minerality and pink grapefruit fruit. There is a fine apple skin edge to this bright wine. Screwcap.

 — R.V.   Published 10/1/2010
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87 points

Cave de Beblenheim 2013 Réserve Particulière Gewurztraminer (Alsace)

This warm, ripe wine has a balance between spice, rich fruit and a fresher background. It has enough spice to make it completely typical Gewurztraminer while keeping style and elegance. Drink now.

 — R.V.   Published 4/1/2015
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87 points

Cave de Beblenheim 2012 Heimberger Vieilles Vignes Riesling (Alsace)

A perfumed wine that is spicy as well as crisp. It is full of ripe apples and hedgerow fruits, with a spring in its texture and a bright acidity at the end. The aftertaste shows more of the spiciness as well as a touch of typical Riesling steeliness.

 — R.V.   Published 12/31/2014
87 points

Cave de Beblenheim 2010 Baron de Hoen Pinot Gris (Alsace)

This is a medium-sweet style of Pinot Gris from the Beblenheim cooperative. It is fruity, with a touch of spice complementing the creamed pear and lychee flavors. On the finish, acidity mingles with a honey note. Screwcap.

 — R.V.   Published 12/31/2012
87 points

Cave de Beblenheim 2009 Baron de Hoen Riesling (Alsace)

A soft style of Riesling, with some attractive aromatic white flower character. The fruit is soft, just off dry, freshened by acidity. Screwcap.

 — R.V.   Published 7/1/2011
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