Salil Benegal wrote: Decent acidity underneath all the sweetness that keeps this from feeling too cloying or sweet. Really delicious, and an amazing value. I can only imagine what a noble-sweet wine like this might cost from Germany or Alsace.
Tim York wrote:Foreau offering a Vouvray moelleux 95 for €23,50, Huet Vouvray Clos du Bourg moelleux 07 for €21 or Ch. Pierre Bise (Papin) Coteaux du Layon Chaume 04 for €16 (50cl), all ex cellars.
Are those current prices? I.E. Foreau is still selling the 95 moelleux? It certainly won't cost that retail in the States.
Tim York wrote: Foreau has the practice of offering older vintages out of reserve from time to time. When I was there a few years ago I bought some 1989; I can't recall whether it was listed then or whether he yielded to my pleading.
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