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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2005 Rüdesheim Berg Schlossberg Riesling First Growth (Erstes Gewächs), Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 21.50 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #3105904606

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: good (81 WP)
Last reviewed: 2 July, 2007
Editor note: Translate to English Süßlicher und leicht pflanzlicher Duft mit Kern- und Steinobstnoten. Schlank und zartsüß im Mund, eher einfache Frucht, relativ moderate Säure, pflanzliche Töne, ruhige Art, ordentlicher 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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