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2001 Alois Kracher Scheurebe Trockenbeerenauslese Zwischen Den Seen #9, 375ml

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June 9, 2024 - $37



94Wine Spectator

Candied grapefruit, clove and honey notes are backed by a firm structure. It's all balanced, finishing cleanly.

18Jancis Robinson

Very very sweet and rich syrup - rosehip syrup? There is, yet again, a hint of rose petals! but there is good acidity.


Alois Kracher

Alois Kracher is in Illmitz, Austria, in the eastern lake region along the border of Hungary. Alois Kracher, who trained as a chemist, took over the 50-acre estate in 1981. It had been founded decades earlier by his father. Alois died at age 49 in 2007 from cancer. But until his death he was considered Austria’s premier winemaker and the European wine industry’s unofficial ambassador of sweet white wines. Kracher’s wines based on Chardonnay, Welschriesling, Scheurebe, Traminer and Muskat-Ottonel grapes are all made in the sweet “trockenbeerenauslee” style. Today the estate is run by Alois’ son Gerhard. As a side note, Kracher was a close friend and business partner of Manfred Krankl, the widely-admired, Austrian-born winemaker behind the Sine Qua Non wines from California’s Central Coast. Kracher and Krankl produced highly-regarded wines under the label Mr. K.