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Domänenweingut Schloss Schönborn

White wine 2018 Hochheim Domdechaney Riesling Grosses Gewächs dry, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Price: 23.50 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: -
Registration number : #3105201419

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: Very good (88 WP)
Last reviewed: 7 October, 2019
Editor note: Cool nose, vegetal, herbaceous and floral notes, very light yellow fruit aromas, light yeasty and some mineral notes. Fairly cool again on the palate, light, sweetish fruit, vegetal and floral notes, delicate yeasty traces, very elegant acidity, moderate tannins, chalky mineral notes, good persistence, hint of almonds on a very good finish.
Best to drink: 2021-2027+

The production area is located in the federal state of Hessen in Germany. The vineyards cover 3,211 hectares of vine area starting at the lower Main river east of Wiesbaden and extending about 50 kilometres along the right bank of the Rhine to Lorch north of Rüdesheim. The "Rheingau Riesling Route" wine route runs along the right bank of the Rhine from Lorch to Hochheim. Emperor Charlemagne (742-814) allegedly had the first vineyard planted near today's Johannisberg Castle. It is also said that the Spätlese was "invented" here, which is evidenced by the story of the Spätlese rider. Especially in the...

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