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Bürgerspital zum Hl. Geist - Weingut
Winery Wines Files 12

2011 Würzburg Stein Silvaner Grosses Gewächs trocken, Franconia/Franken, Germany

Bright, emphatically vegetal nose with restrained yellow-fruity aromas, some minerality and asparagus nuances. Tart, somewhat warm fruit, vegetal, slightly nutty and hints of buttery tones, a little cabbage, fine acidity, good persistence, has power and somewhat noticeable alcohol, mineral tones, light tannin, good to very good, somewhat brittle finish.

Best to drink: Austrinken. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 5 July, 2022
Price: 22.00 €
Type: Weißwein(White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Classification: Grosses Gewächs
Sweetness: trocken(dry)
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: large wood
Variety: Silvaner
Registration number: 300304512
wein.plus rating: very good (86 WP)
Last reviewed: 27 August, 2012
Best to drink: 2013-2014.
Editor note: Translate to English Zitrus-Apfelduft mit pflanzlichen Aromen, etwas Cassis und floralen Anklängen, Spuren von grünem Gemüse und recht deutlicher Mineralik. Geradlinige, feinsaftige Frucht, völlig trocken, kräuterige und florale Anklänge, hochfeine Säure, Mineralik im Hintergrund, gewisse Nachhaltigkeit, relativ fester Bau, leicht spürbarer Alkohol, wieder etwas Cassis, nicht sehr tief, guter, mineralischer und zitrusfruchtiger Abgang.

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