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White wine 2016 Würzburg Stein Silvaner Grosses Gewächs dry, Franconia/Franken, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Price: 26.00 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: oak barrel
Registration number : #300305917

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: Excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 25 August, 2017
Editor note: Firm, fairly deep nose, yeasty notes, light spicy and fairly prominent mineral notes, apricots and quinces. Fairly firm, largely undeveloped, elegant, juicy, slightly sweetish fruit on the palate, yeasty, light earthy and delicate oily notes, persistent, very elegant acidity, light tannic grip, hint of tobacco in the background, has depth and substance, but remains restrained, prominent apricor fruit on a very good finish. Needs time to mature.
Best to drink: 2019-2028+

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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