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2020 Wachau DAC Ried Kirchweg Riesling Smaragd® trocken, Lower Austria/Niederösterreich, Austria

Firm, still a little smoky-reductive, clearly herbal to slightly herbaceous, delicately yeasty and quite mineral aroma with tart yellow fruity aromas, some wax and floral traces. Ripe, juicy and herbaceous-spicy fruit, lively acidity, grip of ripe tannin, persistent and dense on the palate, still undeveloped, persistent, certain depth, quite complex, floral nuances and a hint of dark berries, also peppery traces, hints of yeast in the background, tart minerality, very good, tight, juicy and grippy finish with floral tones. May mature.

Best to drink: 2023-2032+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 19 December, 2021
Price: 26.00 €
Type: Weißwein(White wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13%
Classification: Smaragd®
Sweetness: trocken(dry)
Organic labeling: Vegan wine
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: stainless steel
Variety: Riesling
Registration number: LN12626/21

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