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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2004 Hattenheim Nußbrunnen Riesling late harvest (Spaetlese) Versteigerungswein, Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.375 L
Alcohol content : 7.5%
Registration number : #3105903805

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (85 WP)
Last reviewed: 27 June, 2005
Editor note: Translate to English Zarte Steinobstnase mit Tönen von Cassis und Mineralität. Im Mund saftig mit Aprikose und Ananas, leichtgewichtig, feines Säure-Süßespiel, ergänzt durch dezente Mineralik, ordentlicher bis guter Abgang.

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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