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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2003 Hattenheim Nußbrunnen Riesling Auslese, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.375 L
Alcohol content : 8.5%
Price: 13.00 €
Registration number : #3105902904

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (85 WP)
Last reviewed: 27 June, 2005
Editor note: Translate to English Reifer, karamelliger Duft mit Tönen von Brotrinde, Steinobst und würziger Mineralität. Im Mund harmonisch, Aprikosen mit reifen Datteln und Karamell, ausreichende, reife Säure, leicht würzige Mineralik, die Süße kommt erst im Agang etwas in den Vordergrund, gute Länge.

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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