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Winery Wines Files 8

White wine 2007 Rüdesheim Berg Schlossberg Riesling First Growth (Erstes Gewächs), Rheingau, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 24.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #3105902608

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (86 WP)
Last reviewed: 21 September, 2008
Editor note: Translate to English Mineralischer, etwas kräuterwürziger und leicht kandiert-zitroniger Duft mit Steinobstnoten. Klar und schlank im Mund, nicht ganz trockene, geradlinige Frucht mit pflanzlicher und mineralischer Würze, sehr feine Säure, gewisse Nachhaltigkeit und Tiefe, gute Balance, guter, wieder leicht süßlicher Abgang mit zarten Gerbstoffnoten.

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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