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White wine 2017 Würzburg Stein-Harfe Riesling Grosses Gewächs dry, Franconia/Franken, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Registration number : #300305818

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: Excellent (93 WP)
Last reviewed: 7 September, 2018
Editor note: Clear, firm, deep nose, delicate herbaceous and light floral notes, citrus and stone fruit, fairly intense mineral notes, hint of mushrooms. Firm, tart fruit on the palate, intense chalky, salty mineral notes, lively, very elegant acidity, light grip, persistent, full-bodied, but also cool, good substance and depth, still largely undeveloped, slightly creamy, but also has some bite, floral traces, hint of dark berries, quite complex, prominent notes of olive oil on a very good, long finish.
Best to drink: 2020-2030+

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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