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Winery Wines Files 8

Red wine 2009 Assmannshausen Höllenberg Spätburgunder dry, Rheingau, Germany

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 29.50 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #3105902211

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (87 WP)
Last reviewed: 24 December, 2016
Editor note: Nutty and light toasted notes on the nose, red and some black berries, deep-fried herbs. Tart fruit on the palate, vegetal and earthy notes, slightly salty, fine sandy tannins, good persistence, firm bite, earthy notes, slightly astringent, fairly cool style, good to very good, very slightly brittle finish.
Best to drink: To 2019+
wein.plus rating: 88 WP
Last reviewed: 28 August, 2012
Editor note: Translate to English Klarer, etwas holzwürziger und zart röstiger Duft nach reifen roten und schwarzen Beeren und Bitterschokolade mit erdigen bis mineralischen Tönen. Klare, reife und saftige Frucht im Mund, feines, jugendliches Tannin, gute Nachhaltigkeit am Gaumen, moderate, wieder leicht röstige Holzwürze, im Hintergrund mineralische Töne, sehr harmonisch, hat Schliff und Zug, sehr guter, feinsaftiger 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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