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White wine 2006 Rüdesheim Berg Schlossberg Riesling First Growth (Erstes Gewächs), Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13%
Price: 21.50 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Variety: Riesling.
Registration number: #3105902607

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: good (84 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 23 January, 2008
Editor note: Translate to English Dezente, ganz leicht nussige, auch angedeutet vegetabil-mineralische Nase mit Tönen von Steinobst. Im Mund kompakt mit eher sanfter, etwas verwaschener Steinobstfrucht, auch etwas eingemachter gelber Apfel und kräuterige Noten, passende, geschliffene, eingebundene Säure, hat gewisse Substanz, aber keine allzu große Tiefe, leicht gerbstoffig, 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...

The white grape variety probably comes from Germany. There are more than 150 synonyms that testify to the great age and worldwide distribution of this vine in almost all wine-growing countries. The most important ones are Risling(Bulgaria); Edler Riesling, Gelber Riesling, Gräfenberger, Hochheimer, Johannisberger, Kleinriesling, Klingelberger, Rissling, Rüsseling, Weißer Riesling(Germany); Raisin du Rhin, Riesling Rhénan(France); Riesling Renano(Italy); Rajinski Riesling (former Yugoslavia); Rizling Rajnski(Croatia); Rislinoc(Moldavia); Rheinriesling, Ritzling...

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