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White wine 2016 Würzburg Stein Riesling dry VDP.Erste Lage, Franconia/Franken, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Price: 13.00 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: oak barrel
Registration number : #300304117

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: Excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 24 August, 2017
Editor note: Fairly cool nose, still slightly yeasty, citrus and stone fruit, delicate floral traces, hint of red berries, prominent mineral notes. Ripe, juicy, partly preserved fruit on the palate, yeasty as well as light vegetal and herbaceous aromas, persistent, lively, elegant acidity, slightly sweetish and creamy, tart earthy and mineral notes in the background, hint of tobacco, firm grip, still undeveloped, hint of bacon on a very good finish. Needs time to mature.
Best to drink: 2019-2026+

The German wine growing region of Franconia used to be divided into the three areas of Maindreieck, Mainviereck and Steigerwald with 23 large vineyards and 216 individual vineyards. In November 2011, the members of the Franconian Winegrowers' Association adopted a new regulation. The three old areas will be replaced by 12 much smaller ones. These will also replace the 23 large sites in the medium to long term. The old areas once played a role in the predominant marketing of Franconian table wine, which they had lost for some time. Before this conversion, the following description applied to the Maindreieck area:

Main - Flussverlauf mit Maindreieck und Mainviereck

By far the largest...

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