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2018 Alsace Grand Cru AOC Kessler Riesling, Alsace, France

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Firm, tart, somewhat dried herbal, relatively cool citrus scent with hints of stone fruit, floral nuances, hints of wax, petrol traces and a little tarragon mustard. Firmly woven, tart, rather bright, slightly melting fruit, fine acidity marbling the wine, some grip of friable tannin, persistent, some depth, dried-herbal tones, again reminiscent of tarragon, persistent, has power but no heaviness, present minerality, good depth, very good, firm, tart finish with grip and dried-herbal notes again.

Best to drink: Bis 2030+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 6 February, 2023
Price: 31.75 €
Type: Weißwein(White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13%
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Variety: Riesling
Registration number: DS-L21420

France is a relatively young wine-growing country compared to Greece and Italy. The first vines were brought in the 6th century BC by the Greeks, who founded Massalia...

The white grape variety probably originates from Germany. There are more than 150 synonyms that testify to the great age and worldwide distribution of this vine in almost all...

Highest appellation in the French wine-growing region of Alsace, which is one class above the normal AOC Alsace. The designation is "Alsace Grand Cru" followed by an...

The wine-growing region lies in the north-east of France on the border with Germany formed by the Rhine. The departments of Bas-Rhin and Haut-Rhin formed a...

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